WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (KABC) -- A contractor with Southern California Edison has died following a crane accident in West Hollywood Tuesday, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's officials.
Los Angeles County fire crews responded to a report of a person injured at Sunset and La Cienega boulevards around 4 p.m.
Officials said the victim was transported to a nearby hospital and later died.
SoCal Edison confirmed the person killed was a contractor with the company.
La Cienega Boulevard between Fountain Avenue and Sunset Boulevard were closed until further notice due to the investigation.
SoCal Edison contractor killed in West Hollywood crane accident