Pedestrian Killed, 1 Injured in Fatal Crash on 118 Freeway [Granada Hills, CA]


Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Collision near Woodley Avenue

GRANADA HILLS, CA (September 2, 2022) – Early Monday morning, a pedestrian was killed and another victim was hurt in a crash on 118 Freeway.

The incident happened around 1:00 a.m., near Woodley Avenue on August 29th.

According to police, the driver of a black sedan struck a wall and overturned, landing on a pedestrian. Investigators say the pedestrian was wearing a black hoodie and walking on the right lane at the time.

Minutes after, around 1:24 a.m., the driver of a white Tesla Model Y contacted authorities saying he may have struck someone on the westbound lanes. Medics arrived and transported to driver of the black sedan to Holy Cross Medical Center for further treatment.

Meanwhile, crews pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene. Although, officers have not yet released their name or place of residency.

Once available, further details will be provided about the fatal crash on 118 Freeway.


The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.


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