Sherman Oaks, CA (July 21, 2023) – Thursday morning, July 20, 2023, tragedy struck on the northbound lanes of Interstate 405 Freeway near Ventura Boulevard in Sherman Oaks.
The incident involved an auto versus pedestrian collision around 7:14 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD).
Upon receiving the report, LAFD arrived at the scene to discover a deceased individual on the freeway.
Regrettably, no details are available about the driver, who failed to stop following the pedestrian accident on the 405 Freeway.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) and Los Angeles Medical Examiner responded to the scene, with CHP leading the investigation to ascertain the events leading to the tragedy.
After notifying their family members, the coroner will release the victim’s name and age.
The investigation is still ongoing.
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