Tragic Death: Another Cougar Killed on 405 Freeway near Mulholland

IThe California Highway Patrol was alerted early Thursday morning about a mountain lion which was found dead along the 405 Freeway near Mulholland ...

November 10, 2022
9:26 PM

IThe California Highway Patrol was alerted early Thursday morning about a mountain lion which was found dead along the 405 Freeway near Mulholland Drive. Caltrans officials picked up the animal at around 1 a.m. after it was discovered in the southbound lanes. The deceased puma is expected to be examined by animal experts from the Department of Fish and Wildlife. It's not clear how the animal died, but it appears the puma was struck and killed by a vehicle. The video from the scene shows the cougar was not wearing a collar.

Helen Jeong