Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

News

Dead Body Found Underneath South L.A. Freeway Overpass [UPDATED]

110overpass.png
A 110 freeway overpass (Photo by polaroid-girl via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)
LAist relies on your reader support, not paywalls.
Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today.

A 54-year-old woman was hit by a private tour bus and killed Saturday morning in South Los Angeles.

The woman was hit at about 8:30 a.m. as the bus turned left onto Slauson Ave., City News Service reports. The woman, who was either biking or walking with a bike at the time, was pronounced dead on the scene.

Meanwhile, two first responders and a driver were injured in a car accident blocks away as paramedics rushed to the woman. The three involved in that accident were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Freeway ramps for the 110 interchange at Slauson Ave. were shut down at 9:13 a.m. this morning as police investigated the incident. They reopened at about 11:45 a.m.

Support for LAist comes from

This story has been updated to reflect new details around the incident.