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Man killed in Ferrari crash on Pacific Coast Highway identified

September 18, 2011 | 11:11 am

The Los Angeles County coroner's office has released the name of a man killed when the Ferrari he was riding in crashed on Pacific Coast Highway early Sunday morning.

Basil Max Price III, 23, of Pomona, died after the Ferrari crashed into a power pole on PCH just north of Sunset Boulevard at 1:27 a.m. The car split in half and fell to the beach below. Both occupants were ejected. Price, the passenger, died at the scene and the driver, whose name has not been released, was taken to UCLA Medical Center in critical condition.

Power lines were downed and the highway remained closed in the area of the crash until about 7 a.m.


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