(L.A.) Zachary Berger, 35, Died By a Roadway
Case Number: 2024-01552
Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 35-year-old male that occurred on the off-side of a roadway.
The coroner’s office has identified the man as Zachary Berger of Pearblossom.
Born in L.A. County. Mother’s maiden name is Stork.
Manner of Death: Accident
Cause of Death: Blunt Trauma
RIP ZACHARY DAVIES BERGER (September 6, 1988 – January 24, 2024)
Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 7:14 a.m.
The decedent was fatally injured when his SUV swerved off a Lancaster road and overturned. He was thrown from the vehicle.
California Highway Patrol responded to Pearblossom Highway west of 165th Street East at around 7 a.m. after receiving a report of a crash in which a motorist was ejected from the vehicle.
Detectives determined Berger was driving a 2018 Nissan Armada east on Pearblossom Highway when he swerved off the roadway and overturned for reasons still under investigatio.
He was not wearing a seatbelt.