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City employee suffers severe injuries crossing Silver Lake street *

Sep 23, 2013

Officers conduct investigation on Silver Lake Boulevard

A city employee suffered severe injuries this morning after being struck by a vehicle near the Silver Lake Dog Park.

Sgt.  Kevin Custard with the LAPD Central Traffic Bureau said the victim was hit near Silver Lake Boulevard and Fanning Street at about 8:20 a.m. The incident is still being investigated but Custard said it was not a hit-and-run.  “There has been no determination of fault,” he said.

* Update @ 1:55 pm:  Officers at the scene said the Recreation and Parks employee died from his injuries. He was struck by a northbound vehicle as he was crossing the street. Silver Lake Boulevard between Duane Street and Van Pelt Place remains closed as police investigation continues.

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