A 70-year-old man in a wheelchair who was struck by a vehicle while trying to cross the road in Culver City Tuesday afternoon has died.
Sgt. Sims of the Culver City Police Department told Patch the accident occurred at approximately 3:48 p.m., when a vehicle traveling south on Sawtelle Boulevard approaching McDonald Street struck a man in a wheelchair who was attempting to cross Sawtelle.
The man was transported to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center but passed away shortly thereafter as a result of his injuries.
The Culver City Police Traffic Department Bureau is currently investigating the incident.
Patch will bring you more details as they become available.