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News Release

Wednesday, November 17, 1999

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17 Year Old Male Involved in a Single Vehicle Fatal Traffic Collision

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

On November 10,1999 at approximately 10:25 P.M., a single vehicle fatal traffic collision occurred at Olympic Boulevard near Queen Anne Place. A lone 17 year-old male driver was driving a 1999 Mercedes Benz C230 going eastbound on Olympic Boulevard. He ran off the roadway in a southeast direction and collided with a tree.

LAFD personnel responded and pronounced the driver dead due to his injuries. The driver's name is not being released pending notification of the next of kin.

Any inquiries or additional information should be submitted to Detective C. Edwards, West Traffic Division at 213-473-0234.



For Release 2:25 pm PST
November 17, 1999