Pedestrian Suffers Serious Injuries after Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver on Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica
SANTA MONICA, CA (November 13, 2021) – A pedestrian suffered serious injuries after a hit-and-run crash on Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica Sunday last week.
The crash happened around 1:00 a.m. on October 31, at Third Street. According to the Santa Monica Police Department, the pedestrian was walking at the intersection when a car struck him.
After the crash, the involved driver did not stop to render aid leaving the pedestrian with serious injuries.
Responding paramedics took the pedestrian to a hospital in an unknown condition.
Security images were released of the possible hit-and-run vehicle, described as a white Infiniti G-series sedan with no front license plate, which will have sustained major damage to the windshield on the passenger side, police said.
At this time, an investigation is still ongoing. Police asked anyone with information to contact Investigator Evan Raleigh at 310-458-8954 or via email at [email protected]; or the watch commander at 310-458-8461.
When involved in an accident, pull over, call 911, and check on all involved if able. Render aid if someone needs emergency medical attention while waiting for law enforcement and paramedics to arrive. Remember, no matter how severe the circumstances are, do not leave the scene of a crash.
At The Law Offices of Daniel Kim, we aim to help victims get the compensation they deserve following a pedestrian accident caused by a hit-and-run driver. Together with top-rated personal injury attorneys, we provide clients with personalized legal advice. Call us as soon as possible at (800) 895-7199 to schedule your free, one-on-one consultation. We work on a contingency basis so you pay absolutely nothing unless we win your case. If you need a copy of the police report, our team can also help you get one.