Yong Do Kim, 65, has been identified by authorities as the victim in a collision that occurred on January 23 in Los Angeles. Ms. Kim was walking across the street at the corner of Grand View Street and 6th Street near MacArthur Park at approximately 8:00 p.m. when she was hit by a driver who was allegedly using her smartphone, severely distracting her, while driving. Rosario Valdezinda, 38, has been charged with vehicular manslaughter. The collision is currently under investigation.

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

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