Los Angeles County Coroner's officials Tuesday released the name of a
man killed in an early morning collision with a freeway pillar.
Myron Tarverdi, 62, was pronounced dead at the scene about 12:17
a.m. Thursday after his 1987 Nissan Sentra crashed into a freeway
pillar on Verdugo Road, under the Ventura (134) Freeway. Tarverdi was
apparently driving south on Verdugo from Monterey Road, Glendale
Police Traffic Lt. Don Meredith said.