Maria Lopez have been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian accident that occurred on September 18 near the Downtown area of Los Angeles. Details of the accident are few. However, Ms. Lopez, 79, was struck by a vehicle on Vernon Avenue at approximately 10:30 a.m. She was taken by first responders to an area hospital for treatment but unfortunately passed away away from her injuries on September 20, reports indicate. The accident remains under investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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