A lady was struck and killed by a suspected DUI driver after she exited her automobile following a separate crash on the 101 Freeway within the Cahuenga Cross in earlier than daybreak on Monday, based on the California Freeway Patrol.
The preliminary collision, involving three automobiles, occurred on the southbound 101 north of the Pilgrimage Bridge round 4:40 a.m., CHP officers mentioned in an incident report.
After the crash, one of many drivers — a 45-year-old girl — exited her automobile, which remained within the No. 3 lane.
Minutes later, she was struck on the freeway by a 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe, based on the incident report.
CHP officers responded and located the girl struggling main accidents within the roadway north of the bridge. She was pronounced lifeless.
Her title has not been launched pending notification of subsequent of kin.
The driving force of the Tahoe, recognized as 22-year-old Adrian Castroramos of Los Angeles, was “decided to be inebriated” when the lethal crash occurred, based on CHP. He was arrested.
No additional particulars about both crash had been instantly launched.
“The reason for the incident and sequence of occasions are nonetheless underneath investigation,” the report acknowledged.
A stretch of the southbound Hollywood Freeway via the Cahuenga Cross was closed for greater than two hours as CHP investigated.
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