The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

Former Director of Fleet Services for Torrance, Calif., Dies After Heart Surgery

May 24, 2005

TORRANCE, CA — Thomas Whittle, manager of the Torrance, Calif. transit department for years, died May 14, after heart surgery, reported the Daily Breeze newspaper. He was 65.Whittle spent his career as a transportation planner and director, according to the Daily Breeze newspaper. He had overseen Torrance's buses and other transportation services for the past six years, with a $19 million operating budget and 145 employees. Whittle came to Torrance in 1996 as transportation administrator, then served as the director of fleet services before becoming the transit director. He underwent surgery for an aortic aneurysm, and died May 14 following complications, reported the Daily Breeze.
Twitter Facebook Google+


Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

Sponsored by

The specific name given in the United Kingdom to a financing arrangement where the user pays a monthly sum over a specified period.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher