Transcript for Justin Bieber Paparazzo Death: Photographer Hit by Car
Tears tonight at the scene where -- celebrity photographer was hit by a car and killed. She's in a -- remain in the middle of the road on Sepulveda boulevard at the 405. Walked off with police tape since about 6 this evening. When police say he was trying to snap photos of Justin Bieber -- the white Ferrari. Which have been pulled over by a Highway Patrol officer for speeding -- was not in the car. The higher patrolman noticed a individual -- pitchers. Of the them at a traffic stop that individual you notice that crossed the Sepulveda -- the -- traffic. And with a long fence line. He verbally ordered him to be turned back due to the vehicle. -- had ordered him twice. Expect -- with the great kid it was just a kid T eagle global lane says he was a friend of the victim. He says he was someone who respected the people he photographed and that he was working hard to make a living -- the people that he was following just. It was respecting the celebrity he always played by the rules but police say tonight the car that hit him on the heavily traveled road couldn't stop in time. The driver did turn back and tried to render aid but the photographer was -- dead at the hospital. For the man who apparently lost his life trying to snapped the -- of -- pop star it's a sobering reminder about the cost of the chase it's. There -- raised in the money. And even though we try to stay within that he -- -- whatever is legal. This is dangerous job.
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