Detectives with the Los Angeles Police Department’s Central Traffic Division detectives are requesting the public’s help in identifying a hit-and-run driver who severely injured a pedestrian on Nov. 11.
The incident occurred at approximately 2:15 p.m. as the victim was crossing north on 7th Street, at the intersection of Carondelet Street. A motorist driving a late model, black Honda SUV or van struck the pedestrian and drove away. The driver is described as a man, but his ethnicity is unknown.
Paramedics took the victim — an unidentified Hispanic in his late 50s or early 60s — to a local hospital. He suffered severe head injuries and is in critical condition.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Central Traffic Division Det. Felix Padilla at (213)972-1851, or (213)972-1825. During weekends and off hours, call the LAPD’s 24-hour hotline at (877)LAPD247.
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