Ramon Reynoso Dies in La Puente Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident
La Puente, CA (August 25, 2020) – On Monday, the 82-year-old Ramon Reynoso died in a hit-and-run crash on Valley Boulevard.
The fatal accident happened at about 9:44 a.m. in the 17959 block area, west of Giano Avenue.
The California Highway Patrol said Reynoso was struck by a white pickup as he was busy doing some work on the north sidewalk along Valley Boulevard.
Immediately, rescuers transported Reynoso to Pomona Valley Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Meanwhile, the driver of the involved truck did not stop to render aid to the victim and fled the scene. Descriptions of the suspect driver and vehicle were not immediately provided.
Police continue to investigate the accident. Please call CHP Officer David Huggett at 626-338-1164 if you have further details about the crash.
With heavy hearts, we at Sweet Lawyers express our condolences to the loved ones of Ramon Reynoso. Our thoughts are with you in this time of pain.
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