Woman dies in Winnetka traffic accident
An elderly woman died Sunday after she was struck by a car while walking, according to city firefighters.
The unidentified victim was walking in the 19800 block of Buttonwillow Drive in Winnetka about noon when she was hit by a resident who was backing out of his driveway, said Brian Humphrey, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department. She was declared dead at the scene.
Firefighters believe the driver, a 23-year-old male, is a neighbor of the victim.
Police are investigating the incident.
-- Jason Song
Image: A map of the location of the accident.