A pedestrian struck by a vehicle and killed in South Los Angeles was identified by the coroner’s office Thursday as 57-year-old Gwendolyn Patterson.
The accident occurred at Vermont Avenue and 83rd Street about 6:25 a.m. Wednesday, said Los Angeles police Officer Liliana Preciado. Paramedics pronounced the Los Angeles woman dead at the scene, authorities said.
The motorist remained at the scene, Preciado said.
— Staff and wire reports