STUDIO CITY, Calif. – A 46-year-old man who was killed in a crash involving at least two vehicles on the Hollywood (101) Freeway in Studio City has been identified, authorities said Wednesday.
The crash occurred around 2:45 a.m. Sunday on the westbound freeway at Laurel Canyon Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol.
According to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office, Fredrik Avanesian was the victim of the crash. His city of residency was not immediately known.
Avanesian was pronounced dead at the scene. The coroner’s office said he died of multiple blunt-force injuries.
Firefighters and paramedics dispatched to the location at 2:42 a.m. rushed another person who was in the crash to a hospital, said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department. That person’s condition was not immediately known.