According to KTLA, a woman was struck and killed in a hit-and-run while walking in a crosswalk Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in Van Nuys.
The woman was crossing the street at the intersection of Sepulveda Boulevard and Stagg Street around 11:25 p.m.when she was struck by two vehicles—one after another.
According to officials, the woman was launched about 120 feet at the initial impact.
The woman died at the scene; however, the woman was struck again by a gold Toyota Camry. Both drivers that struck the woman did not stop.
The woman, who was in her 50s, has not been identified.
Police are searching for the two hit-and-run drivers and urge anyone with information regarding this tragic incident to contact the police department at 818-644-8000.
West Coast Trial Lawyers sends our thoughts and prayers to the family and loved ones of the victim.