Felony Hit and Run Injures 50-Year-Old Pedestrian NR20036ti

February 12, 2020

Los Angeles: Detectives from the
Los Angeles Police Department’s Central Traffic Division are
investigating a hit and run traffic collision that resulted in a
pedestrian being injured.

On February 11, 2020, around 9:05 a.m., a 50-year-old female
pedestrian was crossing Fountain Avenue at Lyman Place within a
marked crosswalk. A red or burgundy 2005 to 2010 Chevrolet Uplander
Mini Van failed to yield and collided with the pedestrian. The
driver fled the scene without rendering aid or identifying him or
herself as required by law.

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded and transported the
pedestrian to a local hospital with severe injury.

If anyone has information, please contact Detective Moses
Castillo, Central Traffic Detectives at (213) 833-3713, or email
him at 30215@LAPD.Online, or contact the Central Traffic Division
Watch Commander at (213) 833-3746. During weekends and off-hours
calls should be directed to the 24-hour toll free number at
1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). For anonymous calls please call
LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or
visit www.lacrimestoppers.org, or Tipsters