One juvenile was struck and killed by a vehicle in the Westlake Village area Tuesday night, while a second juvenile was hit and taken to a hospital, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office.

The incident took place near the intersection of Triunfo Canyon Road and Saddle Mountain Road.

The pedestrians were struck by a car, the sheriff’s office said, and street racing was possibly the cause.

At the scene, a child’s scooter and helmet were visible, along with a badly damaged car.

More details were not immediately available.

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By Arlene Huff

Arlene Huff is the founding member of Golden State Online. Before that She was a general assignment reporter. A native Californian, she graduated from the University of California with a degree in medical anthropology and global health. She currently lives in Los Angeles.

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