VAN NUYS (CBSLA.com) — Authorities said a 33-year-old man was struck by a car and pronounced dead before being resuscitated in Van Nuys Saturday.
The unidentified victim was crossing Fulton Avenue and Oxnard Street around 9:35 p.m. against a green light, officials said.READ MORE: Water Main Break Floods Cahuenga Blvd. In Hollywood Hills
“The driver had the green, eastbound on Oxnard,” said Sgt. Bill Kelly of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Traffic Division.
The 18-year-old male driver stopped at the scene and was not deemed at fault, the sergeant said.READ MORE: Man Shot In Face While Driving On 5 Freeway In Sylmar; Gunman At Large
The victim was declared dead but later resuscitated.
Police were still trying to determine why the man walked into oncoming traffic.
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