Bicyclist Leo Dimeglio Killed in Los Angeles Hit-and-Run Crash
Los Angeles, CA (July 02, 2021) – On June 10, bicyclist Leo Dimeglio died in a hit-and-run crash on Jefferson Boulevard.
The fatal accident took place at about 11:41 p.m. at West Boulevard, in the West Adams neighborhood.
Dimeglio was struck by a dark-colored SUV with LED headlights while riding his bicycle eastbound on the boulevard.
Officers said the involved driver did not stop or rendered aid. Instead, the suspect fled the scene eastbound on Jefferson Boulevard.
Unfortunately, Dimeglio incurred fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Please call the South Traffic Division detectives at 323- 421-2500 or 323-421-2577 if you have further details about the incident.
We at Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the loved ones of Leo Dimeglio. Our thoughts are with you during this time of sorrow.
Hit-and-Run Crash Can Lead to Unexpected Death
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