Malibu man killed in motorcycle accident identified


Sheriff?s officials have released the name of the Malibu man who died in a traffic accident on Pacific Coast Highway Wednesday evening.

Forty-one-year old Joseph Annocki died when the motorcycle he was driving struck a car that was leaving Geoffrey?s Restaurant on Pacific Coast Highway Wednesday night, according to Malibu / Lost Hills Sheriff?s officials.

Annocki was driving his motorcycle east on the highway and hit a car driven by a man who was leaving the restaurant?s parking lot at 8:45 p.m.

The 50-year-old driver of the car and his passenger, a 47-year-old female, were visiting Southern California from Oklahoma. Annocki died at the scene.

Eastbound traffic Pacific Coast Highway was closed until 5:30 a.m. because of the accident investigation, according to authorities.