Sawtelle: A motorcyclist was killed in a possible street racing crash on the 800 block of North Sepulveda Boulevard around 10:45 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 2021. The motorcyclist was traveling northbound on Sepulveda at a high rate of speed when he struck the side of the roadway. The Los Angeles Fire Department responded and pronounced the rider dead at the location. Los Angeles Police Department West Traffic is handling the investigation. Sepulveda was closed in both directions while officers conducted their investigation.