Sgt. Steve Licon Killed in Crash on 15 Freeway Near Nichols Road
2 Others Injured in Fatal Lake Elsinore Accident
Lake Elsinore, CA (April 6, 2019) – A California Highway Patrol Officer was killed in a crash in Lake Elsinore. The fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of April 6 on the 15 Freeway near Nichols Road.
The crash happened when a sedan collided with the officer’s motorcycle. The officer, identified as Sgt. Steve Licon, was conducting a traffic stop on the side of the road when the accident occurred. Michael Callahan, 36, of Winchester was booked on suspicion of murder and driving drunk in connection with Licon’s death.
Licon was killed in the crash. Two others were injured. They were taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Sgt. Steve Licon.