Gregory Welch Killed in Collision on South Sepulveda Boulevard in Culver City
Culver City, California – The Authorities have identified a Lakewood man who died Wednesday following an early Tuesday morning collision in the 6800 block of South Sepulveda Boulevard, near Howard Hughes Parkway in Culver City.
Gregory Welch, a 63-year-old Lakewood man, is the victim who died in the fiery crash.
Authorities received a report of the collision at about 5:20 a.m. on July 7.
L.A. city firefighters responded to the accident and found one of the vehicles fully engulfed in flames. A second vehicle was overturned following the impact.
Welch was riding in the overturned vehicle and was pronounced dead at the site of the collision.
The man who was operating the vehicle that caught fire was found outside by the firefighters after he was helped out by Good Samaritans. He was rushed to a hospital in critical condition.
A preliminary investigation showed that alcohol was suspected to be a factor in the incident.
The Culver City Police Department is investigating the incident.
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