52-Year-Old Hispanic Man Fatally Injured in Hit-and-Run Collision near Imperial Highway
VERMONT VISTA, CA (April 13, 2018) – A man was killed in a hit-and-run crash near South Figueroa Street on Friday evening.
Police were alerted about the collision around 7:48 PM, according to Officer Drake Madison of the Los Angeles Police Department. The fatal crash occurred in the area of South Figueroa Street and Imperial Highway. The hit-and-run vehicle, believed to be a dark SUV, struck the man and fled the scene.
The victim was found in the road by responding officers, and pronounced dead on the scene. He was identified as 52-year-old Alfredo Ortiz. Other details about the crash have not yet been released tot he public at this time.
Heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Alfredo Ortiz. Wishing them strength and comfort in this difficult time. May he rest in peace.
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