A motorcyclist who was being tracked by the Los Angeles Police Department on Thursday was killed on live television during a high-speed pursuit.
The motorist, who remains publicly unidentified at the time of this reporting, purportedly stole the bike and was traveling at speeds up to 130 miles per hour in the moments leading up to the fatal crash.
The LAPD stated that while the motorcycle was previously reported stolen, police were not involved in an active pursuit at the time of the crash.
The motorist was caught on camera speeding through the West Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles on Thursday afternoon, appearing to run through lights and stop signs while weaving in and out of traffic.
The suspect, according to reports, was traveling at speeds far over the posted limit and crashed into a vehicle making a left turn onto another road in the intersect... (Read more)
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