LUCERNE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) The San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office identified Timothy Iborogu, 21, of Lucerne Valley as the man killed in a crash with a tractor-trailer earlier this week.
On August 2, at 6:45 a.m. Iborogu was driving his 2002 Chevy Silverado eastbound on Highway 18, east of Fairlane Road in Lucerne Valley when for reasons still unknown, he lost control of his pickup truck and collided with a tractor-trailer carrying a full load of cement.
The impact caused Iborogu to sustain fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders.
According to family, Iboguru graduated from Lucerne Valley High School in 2014 and is the youngest of his siblings.
The morning of the fatal crash, he was driving to work at the Mitsubishi Cement Plant, located 4 miles away from the scene of the crash.
His family members have started a gofundme to help raise money for Iborogu’s funeral expenses. Click on “A Beautiful life gone too soon” to help with donations.
The California Highway Patrol Victorville Area is investigating the collision.