LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — An elderly woman was killed after being hit by a garbage truck near downtown Los Angeles, police said Monday.READ MORE: 4 Horses Die At Southland Race Tracks In 4 Days
Police responded to a report around 11:30 a.m. that an woman of Asian descent, approximately 87 years of age, was struck at Broadway and Avenue 22 near the neighborhood of Lincoln Heights, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.READ MORE: NLCS Game 3 Preview: How The Dodgers Can Turn It Around
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.MORE NEWS: 2 LAPD Officers, 4 Others Hospitalized After Downtown LA Crash
An investigation was ongoing. No arrests had been made.