Fatal Crash in Westlake Village
On Tuesday evening, there was a fatal crash in Westlake Village. According to KTLA News Channel Five, the incident happened at about 7:15 p.m. near Saddle Mountain Drive and Triunfo Canyon Road. Initial reports indicate that two boys were walking along a crosswalk when a vehicle struck them.
When first responders arrived on the scene, one boy had already succumbed to his injuries. The other boy was transported to a local hospital for treatment. No information has been released on the extent of the survivor’s injuries or on the ages of the boys. A portion of the roadway had to be closed as police officers investigated the scene. At this time, there has been no word on whether or not the driver involved is facing any citations or charges, and this wreck is likely still under investigation with authorities.