Richard Lorge Killed in Crash on Highway 62
2 Vehicles Involved in Fatal Joshua Tree Accident
Joshua Tree, CA (July 29, 2020) – A man was killed in a crash in Joshua Tree. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of July 29 on Highway 62.
A Ford Thunderbird, driven by Bronson White, 62, of Twentynine Palms, was traveling on westbound Highway 62. He lost control and drifted onto the shoulder. The Ford spun and hit a Toyota pickup truck, driven by Richard Lorge, 77, of Twentynine Palms.
Lorge was trapped and rescued by emergency crews. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. White suffered critical injuries and was also hospitalized.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Richard Lorge.