A 21-year-old motorist was killed in a single-vehicle crash on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Carson, the California Highway Patrol said Sunday.
The motorist was identified as Lesley Lisette Aguilar, of Los Angeles, according to the CHP.
The crash occurred at 5:45 a.m. Saturday at Avalon Boulevard.
Aguilar, driving a white 2018 Dodge Charger, veered to the right and down a dirt/ice plant embankment, where the vehicle struck a eucalyptus tree.
A representative from the coroner’s office was called to the location at 6:27 a.m., the CHP said. Aguilar was the lone occupant inside the Dodge Charger.