1 Killed in Tarzana Skateboard Accident on Tampa Avenue near Oxnard Street
TARZANA, CA (September 15, 2021) – Tuesday morning, Paris Camille Banks died in a hit-and-run crash on Tampa Avenue near Oxnard Street.
According to Los Angeles Police Department, the incident happened at around 12:30 a.m. Moreover, the skateboard crash happened on Tampa Avenue, south of Oxnard Street.
Reports revealed that a southbound silver four-door sedan struck a female skateboarder as she traveled outside a marked crosswalk. Then, the suspect vehicle, a possible 2013-2018 Toyota Avalon with front-end damage, fled the scene after the crash.
Furthermore, officials confirmed that the victim died in the crash.
Moreover, the city of Los Angeles offers a reward of up to $50,000 to anyone with information that will help the authorities to solve the fatal incident.
Also, LAPD Valley Traffic Division urged anyone with information about the crash to contact them at 818-644-8036; 877-LAPD-247, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.
With heavy hearts, we send our sympathies to the family and friends of Paris Camille Banks.
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