LAPD SubHeaders 12
west bureau breadcrumb arrow pacific community police station breadcrumb arrow pacific news
 
STATION INFO
 
HELP FIGHT CRIME
 
HOME
 
CRIME MAPPING
 
EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION
 
E-POLICING
 
JOIN THE TEAM
 
LAPD BLOG
 
LAPD EQUIPMENT
 
LAPD SPORTS
 
LAPD TV
 
NEWSROOM
 
OUR COMMUNITIES
 
POLICE COMMISSION
 
REPORT A CRIME
 
SOLVE A CRIME
 
SPECIAL ASSISTANT FOR CONSTITUTIONAL POLICING
 
SUPPORT LAPD
 
TRAFFIC
 
INSIDE THE LAPD
 
GET INFORMED
 
Alarm School
 
Contact Us
 
Crime Mapping and COMPSTAT
 
Crime Prevention
 
Domestic Violence
 
FAQs
 
For Your Family
 
Gang Injunctions
 
I Want to Know
 
LAPD General Fund Contracts
 
LAPD Adult Missing Persons Unit
 
Most Wanted
 
Read the Beat Magazine
 
Social Media
 
Sworn and Civilian Report
 
Trademark
 
Year in Review
 
Youth Programs
FILE A
COMMENDATION
OR COMPLAINT

translation logo: globe with lapd badge
 

Disclaimer:
The LAPDonline.org® website has made reasonable efforts to provide an accurate translation. However, no automated or computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace human or traditional translation methods. The official text is the English version of the LAPDonline.org® website. If any questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information presented by the translated version of the website, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.

 

News Release
Monday, July 4, 2011
Media Relations
   
   
Hit-and-Run Motorist Kills Bicyclist NR11304rh

***UPDATE***

The victim in this collision is identified as George Loudon.

To maximize safety, bicyclists are reminded to equip their bicycles with lights and reflectors, and to wear reflective clothing, especially after dark.

Los Angeles: 
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) West Traffic Detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating a driver who struck a man riding his bicycle, killing him.

On Monday, July 4, 2011, at about 2:25 a.m., a 32-year-old White male was riding his bicycle northbound on Vista Del Mar just south of Hyperion Way when he was struck by an unknown vehicle travelling northbound Vista Del Mar.  The car hit the rear of the victim’s bicycle.

The driver of the vehicle left the scene failing to render aid or identifying themselves as required by law.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded to the location and pronounced the victim dead at scene.  The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.

Anyone with information about this incident or whereabouts of this vehicle or driver is urged to contact West Traffic Division, Traffic Detective Section at 213-473-0234.   During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.”  Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.

     
 Follow @LAPDHQ  LAPD on Facebook
 Follow @lapolicefdtn
 
contact us  /  terms & conditions  /  los angeles police foundation
 
+ Powered By Radar Blue | © 2014 City of Los Angeles
 
Los Angeles Police Foundation Los Angeles Police Foundation