1 Killed in Los Angeles Pedestrian Accident on Hazeltine Avenue and Gault Street
LOS ANGELES, CA (June 15, 2021) – Sunday evening, a pedestrian died in a hit-and-run crash on Hazeltine Avenue and Gault Street.
According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the crash happened at around 9:00 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on Hazeltine Avenue, just south of Gault Street in Van Nuys.
Reports revealed that a northbound silver sedan struck the pedestrian while crossing Hazeltine Avenue. Then, the suspect vehicle fled the scene after the crash without stopping.
Furthermore, paramedics transported the male pedestrian in his 30s to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Moreover, authorities described the suspect vehicle as a silver sedan with major damage to the front end and windshield area.
Meanwhile, officials offered a reward of up to $50,000 for anyone with information that will lead to the arrest of the suspect.
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Officer Fredo at 818-644-8037 or Officer Takishita at 818-644-8116.
We would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with Loss after a Los Angeles Pedestrian Crash
The family of the victim must become aware that they have the chance to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back a victim, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we get you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.