‘He Was a Wonderful Soul’: Relatives Remember Man Who Landed on 5 Freeway Sign After Fatal Crash

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At a news conference on Sunday, relatives shared memories of Richard Pananian, 20, whose body landed on an exit ramp sign after a crash on the 5 Freeway near Griffith Park. Ellina Abovian reports from Griffith Park for the KTLA 5 News at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015.

A GoFundMe account has been created to help pay for Pananian's funeral expenses.

Correction: An earlier version of this video caption erroneously stated that a memorial service had been held in Pananian's honor. The post has been updated.