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News Release

Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Media Relations

61 Year-Old Woman Dies in Traffic Collision

 

Los Angeles: On May 4, 2005, at about 10:20 p.m., 61-year-old Lucy Castro was walking across York Boulevard at Hazelwood Avenue when a gray Nissan Sentra driven by a 45 year-old man struck her.

The victim suffered blunt-force injuries to her head and body and was taken a local hospital. On May 5, 2005, at about 10:47 a.m., the victim died of her injuries.

For further information, please contact Central Traffic Division Detective Kaden or Detective Mapson at 213-972-1825 or 213-972-1853.