Male Pedestrian and Motorist Die After Traffic Crash on 6th Street near Alameda Street in Downtown Los Angeles

Los Angeles Collision
Pedestrian and Driver Killed in Thursday Morning Los Angeles Collision

Los Angeles, California (April 27, 2023) – A pedestrian and a driver died in an auto-pedestrian accident that happened early Thursday morning in downtown Los Angeles, police said.

The incident occurred at around 1:25 a.m. on 6th Street, west of Alameda Street.

The Los Angeles Police Department said a 25-year-old man was walking westbound on the sidewalk along 6th Street when a car traveling westbound hit him.

The car continued in a westbound direction and crashed into a building.

Paramedics responded to the scene and transported both the pedestrian and the driver to a hospital. Both victims were pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police are investigating the accident.