Dakota Culkin, Sister of Macaulay, Dies

Dakota Culkin, the sister of actor Macaulay Culkin, has died after being struck by a car.

The 29-year-old was hit while walking in West Los Angeles Tuesday night, reports indicate. She had just stepped off a curb when the oncoming vehicle hit her. Dakota Culkin died later that afternoon as a result of massive head injuries.

LAPD reports obtained by E! News indicate the driver of the car did stop and attempt to help Culkin and later cooperated with police. Investigators do not believe he had been drinking and are not considering the case a crime.

Macaulay Culkin’s representatives issued the following statement to TMZ:

“We can officially confirm that the victim is Dakota Culkin. This is a terrible tragic accident. We have no further comment at this time.”