Los Angeles, CA -Pedestrian Accident on I-5 at Los Feliz Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA (July 30, 2019) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on the Golden State Freeway/Interstate 5 at Los Feliz Boulevard. The tragic accident occurred on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m.
Reports claim that the victim perished at the scene of the accident. However, details surrounding the accident are scarce at this time. As a result of the devastating crash, the right lanes of northbound I-5 were blocked off. The right lanes remained closed off until authorities examined and cleared the scene.
Unfortunately, the type of car involved in the accident, along with further details, has not been made clear. Whether drugs, alcohol, or human negligence factored into the accident remains unknown. A full investigation is currently underway by authorities.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the victim at this time.
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