Woman killed in hit-and-run near Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills


Authorities are seeking information about a hit-and-run accident that killed a 66-year-old woman as she stopped to care for an animal lying in the road near Forest Lawn cemetery in the Hollywood Hills.

Zina Feeley, 66, had parked her 2006 Lincoln Town Car along the north shoulder of the 6000 block of Forest Lawn Drive about midnight Saturday, City News Service reported citing authorities.

While she was walking toward the animal, she was struck by a car traveling eastbound, LAPD Officer Cleon Joseph told City News Service in a statement. Feeley was thrown into the westbound lane, where she was hit a second time by a car traveling eastbound. She was dragged for more than 600 feet, Joseph said.

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--Teresa Watanabe, Los Angeles Times