An unidentified woman was killed early Sunday morning, March 23rd while driving south on Western Blvd at high speed when her automobile struck a parked vehicle. The traffic fatality on Western was reported by KABC:
Police say the woman was speeding southbound on Western Avenue when she lost control of her Mercedes-Benz SUV and hit the parked vehicle around 5 a.m.
The vehicle she hit traveled 100-feet into a light pole located at the entrance of a McDonald’s restaurant.
The woman’s luxury SUV then overturned onto the sidewalk, before resting against a tree.
Responding officers say the woman succumbed to her injuries at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing, but officials say she may have been under the influence. She was also said to be traveling near 100 mph.