A 47-year-old Monrovia man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a hit-and-run collision that killed a motorcyclist in Huntington Beach.
Julien Ceaser Solorzano, who listed his occupation as a musician in jail records, pleaded not guilty to hit-and-run with permanent and serious injury, according to court records. He was ordered to return to court for a pretrial hearing July 12 in Dept. W2, West Justice Center, Westminster.
The collision occurred just before 6:15 p.m. Sunday at Pacific Coast Highway and 10th Avenue, according to police.
Derrel Gollihugh, 26, of Long Beach, was riding a 2016 Harley Davidson Heritage Softail when a 2006 Toyota Solara mid-size coupe struck him, police said. Gollihugh was taken to UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange, where he was pronounced dead at 6:39 p.m. Tuesday, according to the coroner’s office.
Solorzano was arrested about 3:30 p.m. Monday, police said.
Police were asking for any witnesses to the crash or video footage of the drivers, police said. Anyone with information helpful to investigators was asked to call police at 714-536-5670.
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