(L.A.) Maria Lopez, 83, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2024-09795

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of an 83-year-old Hispanic female that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Maria Lopez.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Blunt-Force Injuries

RIP MARIA LOPEZ (December 5, 1940 – June 18, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 3:52 p.m.

Inglewood PD and L.A. County Fire Department paramedics had responded to the intersection of Queen Street and Locust Street.

Apparently, the elderly woman was crossing a street inside a crosswalk on a green light when she was hit by a vehicle. She was taken to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.

The driver is a government employee who was delivering meals to seniors in their homes, a service provided by the City of Inglewood.