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Wednesday, November 17, 1999

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Pedestrian Dies After Struck by Tour Bus

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Wednesday, November 17, 1999

Fatal Traffic Collision

On Tuesday, November 16, 1999, at approximately 3:45 PM, the victim identified as John Doe, was a pedestrian walking southbound Fairfax Avenue in a crosswalk, crossing San Vicente Boulevard.

The victim was involved in collision with a tour bus driven by Gary Gardner. The victim sustained massive body trauma and was transported by Los Angeles City Fire Paramedics to Cedars Sinai hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The cause of the collision is under investigation. The case will be handled by West Traffic Detectives.



For Release 10:50 am PST
November 17, 1999