At 10:05 p.m. Monday night, LACoFD responded to a reported vehicle and pedestrian crash in the 4000 block of S Via Marina. Crews located a three car collision with an off duty firefighter, possibly from out of state ejected from one of the vehicles. The firefighter was declared deceased at the scene by paramedics, with other patients injured. It is unknown how many patients required transport at this time.. Speed is being investigated as a factor in the crash, with reporting parties describing speeds close to 100MPH. CHP West LA Office will be handling the investigation.
Before 3:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, the body of an off duty firefighter killed in a traffic collision was escorted to the coroner’s office in the 1100 block of Mission. The identity of the fallen firefighter has not yet been released.