A beloved community volunteer, Trina Newman 61, is mourned by family, friends, and local authorities.
What Happened to Trina Newman?
On Christmas Eve, a motorist hit a former clergyman and foster mother in South Los Angeles and drove off. The motorist left the area at around 3:30 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department, as reported by City News Service. The intersection of 88th Street and South Broadway was the scene of the crime. Residents gathered at the scene and confirmed to news crews that Trina Newman had been hit by a car, as shown in the accompanying video.