Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at Coldwater Canyon Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard in Sun Valley Identified


Harutiun Moukoian Dies in Sun Valley Collision at Coldwater Canyon Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard

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Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at Coldwater Canyon Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard in Sun Valley Identified

Sun Valley, California – Harutiun Moukoian,58, of Glendale, was killed Saturday morning in a hit-and-run crash in the area of Coldwater Canyon Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard in Sun Valley., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

As per the police report, a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck driver reportedly ran a red light at the intersection and crashed into the driver’s side of a Morris Minor.

The Minor was traveling westbound on Roscoe Boulevard while the Silverado was heading north on Coldwater Canyon when the collision occurred.

The collision happened at around 9 a.m. on February 6.

Moukoian was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Silverado driver reportedly abandoned his car at the scene and was picked up by a silver Hyundai Tiburon which had been following behind before the crash.

Police said both drivers fled the scene without rendering any help to Moukoian.

The Tiburon was later found abandoned few miles from the crash site.

Police are searching for the suspect. Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Detective Wade with the Valley Traffic Division at 818-644-8036 or


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