Longtime Burbank Resident Otto Jensen Killed Crossing Street

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Accident scene where Burbank resident Otto Jenen was struck and killed only feet from his Photography Studio Tuesday evening. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank Police responded to the intersection of Olive Avenue & Griffith Park Drive at 8:17 pm, where they found a male had been struck in the eastbound lanes.

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A shoe is marked as evidence where it landed following fatal accident. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

 

The elderly woman driver of the car that struck the man was sitting in her car a few yards from the victim was lying in the street. Burbank Paramedics were on scene within minutes and attempted life saving procedures, and transported the male victim to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries.

Burbank Police later reported the victim as 101 year old Burbank resident Otto Jensen who’s Photography Studio on Olive Avenue was only a few feet from where he was struck.

The driver was not arrested pending further investigations by Burbank Police Traffic Dept.

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Accident scene where Burbank resident Otto Jenen was struck and killed only feet from his Photography Studio Tuesday evening. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)