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Monday, October 28, 2013

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Traffic Collision Leaves Mother and 2-year-old Passenger Severely Injured NR13474sm

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department, Central Traffic Detectives are currently investigating a felony hit and run traffic collision and are asking for the public’s help in finding the driver of the vehicle.

On October 10, 2013, around 8:05 a.m., a hit and run occurred at Pico Boulevard and Burlington Avenue.  38-year-old victim and her 2-year-old son were at a stop waiting to make a left turn when they were rear ended by a silver 4-door Hummer.  The driver of the vehicle failed to stop, render aid and identify himself or herself.    The impact of the collision left both victims severely injured.


Los Angeles Fire Department personnel responded and transported the victims to a local hospital where they were treated for their injuries.

Anyone with information can contact Central Traffic Division, Investigator I. Rojas at (213) 972-1849. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).  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 www.LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.


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