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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

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Man Dies After Falling Onto the 110 Freeway NR15245jk

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Hollenbeck Homicide detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would assist in the death investigation of Armando Sahagun, a 22-year-old Los Angeles resident, who fell from the Pasadena Avenue bridge onto the 110 Freeway.

On Saturday, July 18, 2015, around 7:45 p.m., motorists traveling northbound on the 110 Freeway observed Sahagun fall from the Pasadena Avenue bridge. Sahagun was then struck by a vehicle traveling on the freeway. The motorist remained at the location and called 911.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded to the scene, however Sahagun did not respond to their life saving measures and was pronounced dead at scene.

Detectives are seeking witnesses on or around the Pasadena Avenue bridge, who observed Sahagun prior to the fall.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Hollenbeck Homicide Detectives Barajas and Soria at (323) 342-8957. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to
1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips."