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Unidentified Person

1956 Los Angeles County John Doe

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  • Last updated: March 25, 2023
  • Gorman, CA
  • January 26, 1956

Overview of 1956 Los Angeles County John Doe

The decedent was on the US 99 Highway when he stopped a vehicle to borrow a jack. The decedent attempted to cross the highway when he was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound. He was transported by ambulance to Newhall Hospital and pronounced dead. His possible first name was "Earl" and he might have lived in a motel at 27th and Long Beach in Los Angeles.

Estimated Date of Death: Minutes prior State of Remains: Not recognizable - Traumatic injuries Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Dentals: Unknown Fingerprints: Unknown DNA: Unknown

Clothing: Unknown Jewelry: Unknown Additional Personal Items: Unknown

The Doe Network Case Number: 3840UMCA


  1. Date Found:January 26, 1956
  2. NAMUS Number:51329
  3. Race:Black / African American
  4. Gender:Male
  5. Height:5'7" Measured
  6. Weight:150 lbs
  7. Hair Color:Black
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