Paris Banks Killed in Hit-and-Run on Tampa Avenue [Tarzana, CA]

Paris Banks Killed in Hit-and-Run on Tampa Avenue [Tarzana, CA]
Paris Banks Killed in Hit-and-Run on Tampa Avenue [Tarzana, CA]

Skateboarder Dies after Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver in Tarzana

TARZANA, CA (September 15, 2021)Paris Camille Banks was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Tarzana early Tuesday morning.
The fatal crash happened around 12:30 a.m. at the intersection of Tampa Avenue and Oxnard Street. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Banks was riding a skateboard outside of a marked crosswalk when a silver Toyota Avalon traveling south on Tampa Avenue struck her.
After the crash, the driver of the Avalon continued southbound on Tampa Avenue.
Banks suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. She was a 32-year-old homeless woman, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
The city of Los Angeles offered a standing reward of up to $50,000 for information that will help police solve this case.
Anyone with information on the case was urged to call LAPD Valley Traffic Division detectives at 818-644-8036; 877-LAPD-247, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS. Tipsters may also use the website

We would like to express our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Paris Banks.

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