(L.A.) John Sigala, 61, Died in Azusa, California

Case Number: 2024-01291

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 61-year-old Latino male that occurred at an intersection.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as John Sigala of Avondale, Arizona.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Multiple Blunt Trauma

RIP JOHN SIGALA (April 23, 1962 – January 19, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Friday at 10:16 p.m.

The decedent was hit by a vehicle in Asusa while he was crossing at Irwindale Avenue and Roosevelt Street.

The suspect vehicle is described as a compact car that sustained major front-end damage and possibly a broken windshield. The car, possibly a Honda Civic, had been northbound on Irwindale Avenue in the No. 2 lane just before 10 p.m. when it struck Sigala who was in the crosswalk at Roosevelt Street. Sigala died at the scene, and the vehicle left northbound without stopping.

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to call (626) 812-3200.