Tractor Trailer Crash near Avenue N Left 1 FatalityPALMDALE, CA (June 14, 2023) – Tuesday afternoon, Shomari Rollox died in a pedestrian crash involving a tractor-trailer on 14 Freeway. According to CHP, the fatal collision happened around 5:03 p.m. along the northbound Antelope Valley (14) Freeway, north of Avenue N. Investigators said a semi-truck hit the pedestrian in the No. 3 lane of SR-14 for unknown reasons. Unfortunately, the pedestrian received major injuries and died at the scene. Police said the truck driver, 47-year-old Francisco Mosqueda of Palmdale, did not sustain any injuries. Later, the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office identified the deceased pedestrian as 28-year-old Shomari Rollox. The California Highway Patrol reported that drugs and alcohol did not play a factor in the incident. At this time, authorities are working to determine if Rollox exited a parked vehicle and jumped in front of the tractor-trailer. Those who witnessed the accident are encouraged to contact Officer J. Alvares at the Antelope Valley Area CHP office at 661-948-8541.
Sweet James warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of Shomari Rollox. May the loving memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.
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