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News Release

Saturday, March 31, 2001

Media Relations

29 Year Old Killed In Vehicle Collision In Hollywood Area

"29 Year Old Killed In Vehicle Collision In Hollywood Area"


Los Angeles - On Monday, April 2, 2001, at approximately 6:20 AM, a fatal traffic collision occurred on Cahuenga Boulevard just north of the Hollywood Freeway. The collision occurred after a 1999 Jeep Cherokee, travelling northbound Cahuenga Boulevard, for unknown reasons, collided into three parked vehicles, which were parked on the east side of the street. The collision resulted in the Jeep Cherokee overturning on the roadway, causing the driver to be partially ejected. The driver, a 29-year-old female, was instantly killed. The identity of the driver is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. It is currently unknown if alcohol or drugs were a factor in the collision.

West Traffic Detectives are handling the investigation. For further information regarding this press release, please contact Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.

This press release was prepared by Officer Hayley Purece, Media Relations Section.