Motorcyclist killed in 10 Freeway crash in Woodland Hills

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner


LOS ANGELES – A motorcyclist presumed to be in her 30s was killed Tuesday in a collision on the eastbound Ventura (101) Freeway in Woodland Hills.

Firefighters responded to the freeway near the De Soto Avenue off-ramp around 5 p.m. regarding a collision involving a motorcyclist lying unresponsively on the ground, according to Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Nicholas Prange.

Upon further evaluation of the victim, paramedics pronounced her dead at the scene.

Prange said another vehicle possibly struck the woman after the initial collision.

The California Highway Patrol was investigating the collision.

According to the CHP, all but one lane of the eastbound Ventura Freeway near Topanga Canyon Boulevard was closed.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.