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News Release

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Media Relations

Video of Vehicle Involved in Fatal Hit and Run Collision NR18298ml

Los Angeles: On November 13, 2018 at approximately 7:30 a.m, Maria Asuncion Reynoso, a 75- year-old female, was walking northbound in the crosswalk at 28th Street and Budlong Avenue.

Reynoso was struck by a driver in a white SUV, determined to be a Nissan Armada, that was traveling southbound on Budlong Avenue. The driver negotiated a left turn eastbound on 28th Street, and collided with Reynoso.

The impact caused her to collide with the roadway. She was transported to a nearby hospital where she later died from her injuries.

The driver, Brandon Mazariego, failed to stop and identify himself, and or render aid.

For more information concerning this matter, please contact South Traffic Division-Detectives at (323)421-2500, on weekdays between 7am-5pm. After hours and on weekends please contact South Traffic Division's Watch Commander at (323)421-2540.During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.