Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Hit-and-Run Accident on Main Street and 97th Street
LOS ANGELES, CA (February 8, 2021) — A woman suffered fatal injuries following a hit-and-run accident on Main Street on Tuesday, February 2.
Officials received reports of the crash at around 5:50 p.m. near the intersection of Main Street and 97th Street. The area is in the Broadway-Manchester neighborhood.
According to the Los Angeles Police Department, a white pickup truck moved south on Main Street. Then it hit a 66-year-old woman walking outside of a crosswalk south of 97th Street.
The involved driver did not stop. The vehicle continued south on Main Street and then turned left on 98th Street.
Paramedics rushed the woman to a hospital where she later died from sustained injuries. The police have not yet released her identity.
Officials said that the truck has white wooden side paneling.
Authorities offer a reward of up to $50,000 for tips that will lead to the driver’s identity, arrest, and prosecution.
Anyone who saw the incident can contact the LAPD’s south traffic division detectives at 323-421-2500.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
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