An elderly man who was struck by a car on Echo Park Avenue this morning has died from his injuries, police said this afternoon. The man, described as a male Latino in his 60s, was transported to a hospital, where he died at about 11 a.m. following surgery, said Officer Karen Rayner with the LAPD. The pedestrian, who residents say lived near the accident scene, was walking east across Echo Park Avenue near Lucretia Avenue when he was struck by a northbound vehicle at about 9:30 a.m., according to officials.
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