Motorcyclist died in hit-and-run accident at Tampa Avenue

- Published: 25 August 2016
Motorcyclist died in hit-and-run accident at Tampa Avenue

A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday in an attempt at hit-and-run impact at Tampa Avenue and Vanowen Street, powers said. 

The mischance was accounted for at 7:27 a.m., and the motorcyclist died at the scene, said Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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The crossing point was incidentally shut to activity as officers with the Los Angeles Police Department's Valley Traffic Division researched the accident. 

Two hours after the mishap happened, officers stood adjacent sitting tight for the coroner to expel the casualty's remaining parts from a white tent that had been set around the body. 

A tow truck driver arranged to take the casualty's mutilated bike away as range inhabitants documented into a few neighborhood organizations. 

Martha Contreras, who carries on a couple pieces away, was at the crossing point where the accident happened for her day by day espresso hurried to the corner 7-Eleven. 

“Accidents happen here all the time. People fly up and down Tampa,” she said in Spanish. “The posted speed limit is 40 miles per hour, but people go a lot faster. It is scary. There is a school just two blocks away.”

Another lady, who declined to give her name, gestured in understanding as Contreras talked. The lady said in regards to a week prior, there was another terrible mischance close Tampa and Vanowen and an auto "flipped over." 

Police were supposedly searching for a white pickup truck that was included in Wednesday's lethal impact. 

The reason for the accident is under scrutiny.