Los Angeles- Elderly Man Pedestrian Dead After Being Struck By A Hit-And-Run Driver
An elderly homeless man was killed when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Mid-City neighborhood in Los Angeles on Friday, July 19, 2019. The man was reportedly struck a few minutes before 2:20 am. The pedestrian was found on the roadway at Venice Boulevard near Cadillac Avenue after he was struck by the said driver, and the driver left the crash site after the accident. According to investigators, they believed that the elderly pedestrian was struck by a vehicle, and the vehicle left the scene after the crash. The eye witness who found the elderly man on the roadway attempted to help the pedestrian before making a call to 911. The crash occurred in front of Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Hospital. The identity of the hit-and-run driver who struck the elderly man was not known.
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