Hit-and-Run MTA Bus Crash on South Atlantic Avenue in East Compton
EAST COMPTON, CA (May 12, 2021) – At least two people were injured Sunday morning after a hit-and-run crash at South Atlantic Avenue and East Myrrh Street.
The accident happened around 8:55 a.m. on May 9. According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, a vehicle struck an MTA bus and fled the scene.
Paramedics responded and rushed at least two people from the MTA bus to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Authorities had no description of the suspect vehicle and there was no other immediate information at this time.
The crash remains under investigation.
When involved in an accident, you need to stay at the scene and immediately take safety measures. 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. Also, take a minute to document the crash. Remember, no matter how severe the circumstances are, do not leave the scene of a crash.
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