Photographer and well-known Burbank resident, Otto Jensen, died at the age of 101 after being struck by a car while crossing the street just outside his Olive Avenue studio, police said Wednesday.
The collision happened Tuesday about 8:15 p.m. on Olive Avenue near Griffith Park Drive.
The driver of the vehicle, 91-year-old Burbank resident Mary Beaumont, stopped at the scene and was interviewed by police, Sgt. Darin Ryburn. She was not arrested or cited.
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"It's sad all around," Ryburn told the Los Angeles Times.
In an interview last year (embedded, below), Jensen -- a former boxer -- credited his longevity to taking it easy. He was a fan of Manny Pacquiao, and usually smoked two cigars a day.
LA Weekly has posted a few photographs reportedly taken by Jensen during his career.