Driver thrown from motorcycle struck by other vehicles on I-10

The wreck happened at around 2am on the East Freeway near Federal

February 20, 2014 3:26:43 AM PST
A motorcycle rider was killed in a wreck that shut down I-10 in both directions overnight.

The accident happened at about 2am. The motorcycle rider was traveling eastbound on the East Freeway near Federal and lost control of the vehicle, hitting a wall. The rider was thrown into the westbound freeway lanes, where several vehicles struck the victim.

All lanes were closed during the investigation, and reopened shortly after 5am. The victim's identity has not been released.

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