A motorcyclist was fatally struck in Sun Valley Friday evening, according to officials from the Los Angeles Police Department.
The collision happened just before 6 p.m. at the intersection of Tujunga Avenue and Valerio Street, authorities said.
Police initially characterized the incident as a hit-and-run.
LAPD Det. Bill Bustos later clarified and said reports that the driver had fled the scene were erroneous. He said the driver remained at the scene of the collision.
The victim has not been identified.