Los Angeles, CA : 63-year-old Woman walking on the sidewalk is killed when a car jumps the curb in North Hollywood on Saturday, April 30, 2016 The
Los Angeles, CA : 63-year-old Woman walking on the sidewalk is killed when a car jumps the curb in North Hollywood on Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Los Angeles police responded to an accident in North Hollywood when a car jumped the curbed and crashed into a 63 year-old woman and three small children. Of the four pedestrians that were hit by the car, only the older woman was killed, the three young relatives were all rushed to the hospital with injuries.
On the scene, Lt. Debra Brounstein recalls that a car was involved in an accident with another car, and as a result of the collision it went up and on to the sidewalk in North Hollywood.
At the hospital, the woman was pronounced dead, her three relatives, ages 7, 8, and 13, were hospitalized but it appears the injuries were not life-threatening.
According to a report that was printed by the Los Angeles Times, the woman that was killed was related to all the children that were involved in this accident.
The driver of the car was also taken to the hospital, but those injuries did not appear to be serious and was taken as a precaution. Lt. Debra Brounstein reported that the accident is still under investigation, she says that alcohol and drugs do not appear to be involved in the accident.