Pedestrian dies in Sylmar hit-and-run

first_imgSYLMAR – A 32-year-old man was killed while crossing a street in Sylmar after he was struck by a hit-and-run motorist who abandoned his blue Chevrolet Tahoe about two blocks away from where the pedestrian was hit. Police said the drama began as Joseph Wichmann was crossing Glenoaks Boulevard at Monte Street just after 9 last night outside a crosswalk, near his house. A Tahoe headed south on Glenoaks hit him, sending him 90 feet, officials said. He died at the scene. The identity of the hit-and-run suspect was not immediately available. He was said to have abandoned his damaged Tahoe with the license plate number of 5ROW149 about two blocks away from the scene before running away, police said. ———————————————————- AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREChargers go winless in AFC West with season-ending loss in Kansas City For the latest news and observations on crime in Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley, check out the Daily News’ crime blog by clicking here. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

Everton to continue spending spree with Juventus midfielder in sights

first_img Stefano Sturaro in action for Juventus 1 Everton are interested in snapping up Juventus midfielder Stefano Sturaro during the summer transfer window.The Italy international signed a new four-and-a-half-year deal with Juve last December and despite not being a regular starter, he remains a key member of the squad.His performances in midfielder have attracted the attention of Everton, who are keeping tabs on a number of Italian stars.And, according to Sky Italia, the Toffees are currently working on a deal to bring Sturaro to Goodison Park ahead of next season.It is unclear whether the Italian champions are willing to part with the 24-year-old, given he is still considered a valuable member of the squad.However, he is yet to establish himself as a guaranteed starter and it remains to be seen whether the midfielder will consider moving to England for regular football.last_img read more