|Los Angeles: On Saturday, April 27, 2013,
around 2:00 p.m., Michelle Prentiss, a 46-year-old San Francisco
resident, was driving a 2009 Honda Civic 4-door travelling westbound on
Devonshire St. She was negotiating a left turn to southbound Winnetka
Avenue when a man in his mid-twenties approached eastbound riding a 2005
Yamaha R-6. The motorcycle collided with the Honda’s front right door,
causing serious injury to the front right passenger, and fatal injuries
to the motorcyclist. The driver of the Honda and her two rear
passengers were not injured. The investigation is still ongoing. The
motorcyclist’s family has not yet been notified.
Anyone with information about this incident, or for more information, is asked to call Valley Traffic Division Detectives, Officer Ward at 818-644-8114. During non-business hours or on the weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.
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