Sherman Oaks News
Woman Identified After Fatal Car Crash
By Kyle Maloney
May 28, 2013 - 11:36:40 PM

405 Freeway
SHERMAN OAKS—On Monday, May 27 the coroner released the name of a woman who was killed after her vehicle overturned and rolled down an embankment along the 405 Freeway.

According to Lt. Joe Bale, the woman was 47-year-old Solvieg Alana Wernersson of Van Nuys.

The incident occurred on southbound 405 near the Sherman Way exit and was reported on Sunday at 5:53 p.m.

“For an unknown reason, [Wernersson] made an unsafe turning movement toward the right,” said CHP Officer S. Ogawa. “[Her vehicle] overturned and came to rest on the dirt embankment which separates the freeway from the off-ramp.”

Wernersson was pronounced dead at the scene.

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