Officers Search For Suspect in Hit-and-Run on Grand Boulevard
Venice, CA (December 24, 2021)– On Wednesday, a bicyclist sustained fatal injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Grand Boulevard.
The fatal crash happened at about 9:50 p.m. at the intersection with Venice Boulevard.
Officers said a Chevrolet driver struck the bicycle while doing a U-turn. As a result, the rider was ejected from the bicycle and was sent onto the roadway.
Immediately, the Los Angeles Fire Department rushed him to a local hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
“Drivers are reminded that if they become involved in a collision, they should pull over and stop as soon as it is safe to do so, notify emergency services, and remain at the scene to identify themselves,” police said in a release.
Meanwhile, please Officer Twycross, West Traffic Division, at 213-473-0235 if you have details about the driver or the vehicle involved in this collision. Similarly, you may dial 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247) during non-business hours or on weekends.
Contact CrimeStoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477) for anonymous reports
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the deceased. May the bereaved find peace and strength in this time of grief.
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