Los Angeles, CA – Marlene Gonzales Killed in Crash on Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA (August 23, 2019)- Marlene Gonzales, age 45, has been identified as the pedestrian who struck and killed last Monday night in Los Angeles. The tragic accident occurred around 10:25 p.m. on August 12, along Sepulveda Boulevard near Palms Boulevard.
Reports claim that Marlene Gonzales was attempting to cross the street when she was struck by a vehicle. Gonzales was then immediately rushed to a hospital by paramedics for her severe injuries. Unfortunately, she would later perish at that same hospital.
Many details surrounding the accident remain unknown at this time, such as the identity of the motorist and the description of the vehicle that struck Marlene Gonzales. Whether the driver stayed to assist authorities or fled the scene is also unknown at this time. Whether drugs, alcohol, or human negligence factored into this tragic accident also remains unknown at this time.
We offer our condolences to the family and friends of Marlene Gonzales.
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