Sun Valley Fatal Bicycle Crash


At around 6:20 pm Monday night, LAFD and LAPD responded to an auto vs bicycle at Whitsett Ave and Strathern St. The actual location was on Strathern St at the 170 (Hollywood) Freeway underpass. A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle and was declared dead at the scene by Paramedics. LAPD VTD was on the scene investigating the crash. The gender and age of the victim was unknown. It did not appear that is was a hit and run, but an officer on scene stated only that it was an ongoing investigation. It was not known if alcohol or drugs contributed to this accident.