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Twin Sisters Hit, Killed While Brawling in Street

LEIMERT PARK, Calif. (KTLA) — Police are investigating an incident in which twin sisters were fatally struck early Sunday by a vehicle as they were brawling in the street.

The women apparently had been fighting with each other about 3 a.m. Sunday when their altercation moved into the roadway in the 4200 block of Leimert Boulevard.

They were struck and killed by a man driving a Ford truck, who couldn’t stop in time.

Both women died at the scene. Their identities were not immediately released. Police said they were about 30 and lived in the area.

It remains unclear what the women were fighting about, according to police. The driver of the truck is not expected to face any charges.

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