Fatal Traffic Collision—Auto v. Pedestrian

January 13, 2024 9:48 AM

Santa Monica, CA – On January 13, 2024, at approximately 1:50 am, Santa Monica Police Department officers responded to the scene of a fatal traffic collision in the 2900 block of Lincoln Boulevard.

A vehicle was heading southbound on Lincoln Boulevard in the number one lane when it struck a pedestrian also traveling south bound in the roadway pushing a cart. The pedestrian, a woman in her 50s who appears to be homeless, has not been identified. The coroner responded.

The driver remained on the scene and is cooperating with investigators. There were no signs of impairment.

Anyone who may have information related to this incident is encouraged to Contact Investigator Raleigh at Evan.Raleigh@santamonica.gov.

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