Injuries Reported in Los Angeles Pedestrian Crash on Santa Monica Boulevard and El Centro Avenue
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 10, 2021) – Saturday morning, a person sustained injuries in a hit-and-run accident on Santa Monica Boulevard and El Centro Avenue.
The incident happened at 6:05 a.m. on Santa Monica Boulevard and El Centro Avenue. According to reports, a 2017-19 four-door white Mercedes C Class headed west on Santa Monica Boulevard from El Centro Avenue.
However, it hit a person standing next to a parked vehicle on the north side of Santa Monica Boulevard.
Then, the Mercedes driver failed to stop to help the person and drove west on Santa Monica Boulevard. As a result, the pedestrian suffered serious injuries.
At this time, the authorities haven’t disclosed the identity of the victim.
Also, the authorities urged anyone with information about the incident to contact APD West Traffic Division detectives at 213-473-0234 or 213-473-0222. Callers should refer to LAPD report number 21-06-17150.
Tipsters should contact 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247) during non-business hours or on weekends.
For anonymous tipsters, they may call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
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