Man escapes his crash into center div...

Man escapes his crash into center divider on 57 Freeway, but gets hit and killed on nearby street

A motorist was killed Monday, Aug. 27, when fled from a solo crash on the southbound 57 Freeway in Diamond Bar, tried to get a ride on a truck, fell and got struck by another vehicle on a nearby street. Paramedics pronounced Javier Jose Velasquez Grimaldo, 24, of Rowland Heights dead at the scene around 4:40 a.m., according to Sarah Ardalani, spokeswoman for the coroner's office.

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