Shepard Killed, Another Injured in Fatal Santa Clarita Accident
Santa Clarita, CA (January 23, 2019) – A Los Angeles County Fire Department captain was killed in a Santa Clarita accident. The fatal crash happened on the morning of January 23 on Highway 14.
A Jeep Wrangler rear-ended a Caltrans work truck on the 14 Freeway, near Sand Canyon Road. Fire captain Michael Shepard, who was driving the Jeep, was involved in the crash. He died at the accident scene. The other driver was injured and is currently in the hospital in fair condition.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Michael Shepard