Motorcycle Accident on 405 Freeway Kills 36-Year-Old Walter Romero

GARDENA, CA (October 5, 2021) – 36-year-old Walter Romero lost his life Friday morning in a motorcycle accident on 405 Freeway.

The California Highway Patrol responded around 4:30 a.m. in the southbound area of 405 Freeway after receiving reports of a collision. Responding officers located a man lying on the ground.

Despite life-saving attempts, paramedics later pronounced the rider dead at the scene.

Authorities identified the rider as 36-year-old Walter Romero, from San Pedro.

At this time, officials said it was not clear what caused the fatal crash, however, an active investigation is currently underway.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Sweet James’ deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Walter Romero.


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