One man killed after car collision on 6100 Shoup Avenue near Summit Vue Drive in Woodland Hills
According to a local news report, on Wednesday, April 18th, 2018, around 1:37 pm, a car crash occurred on 6100 Shoup Avenue near Summit Vue Drive in Woodland Hills killing one person.
In addition, the vehicles involved in the car collision were identified as a BMW and a Cadillac Escalade SUV, stated the report.
Also, the man killed in the accident was identified as William Rice, 59, of West Hills, stated the article.
As mentioned, the SUV was reportedly heading south on Shoup Avenue when for unknown reasons it broadsided the sedan, stated the authorities.
Furthermore, the emergency personnel arrived on the scene and confirmed that the BMW driver died as a result of the crash, mentioned the officials.
Also, the driver of the Cadillac was transported to the hospital with no visible injuries, mentioned the report.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol and or drugs were a factor in this incident.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked as authorities worked to clear the accident and a tow truck was required for the vehicles involved in the accident, as stated by authorities.
Currently, this crash remains under investigation as authorities work to determine the exact cause and liable party in the crash.
Further details will be reported at a later time once the investigation has concluded.
Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the victim as well as their family and loved ones in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.
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