Sunland, CA- Man Killed After He Was Crushed By A Tree Following A Solo Car Crash
A man was killed after he was crushed by a tree following a solo car-crash on Foothill Boulevard in Sunland, CA on Friday afternoon, July 12, 2019. The crash occurred around 12:40 pm at Sunland Boulevard near Quill Avenue. A woman was reportedly driving a 2008 Lexus ES 350 east prior to the crash, according to police. The driver lost control of the vehicle. The Lexus then left the roadway and struck a fire hydrant, then continued east and hit a tree. The tree, thus, was toppled over a man as a result of the impact of the crash. The said man was reportedly standing beside a tree at the time of the crash. The man was reportedly a senior citizen. He was taken to the hospital after the crash where he was declared dead. According to police the woman who was driving the vehicle involved in the crash and her passenger remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators. The cause of the crash was being investigated. Excessive speed was not believed to be an initial factor that caused the crash.
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