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News Release

Friday, December 13, 2002

Media Relations

Woman Caught between Two Buses, Dies

 

Los Angeles: On December 12, 2002 at approximately 12:55 a.m., 54 year-old Guadalupe Sanchez, a resident of San Fernando, was performing her duties as a bus maintenance worker when she was killed.

Sanchez was washing the back portion of a coach when another bus, driven by a co-worker, collided into her and pinned her between the large vehicles. Transported to a local hospital, Sanchez was pronounced dead. Sanchez was employed by Coach USA which is located in Pacoima.

Anyone who may have further information, is asked to contact Valley Traffic Division Detectives at 818-756-8381 or 818-756-8391 after hours.

This press release was prepared by Jack Richter, LAPD Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.