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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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Felony Hit and Run Injures 50-Year-Old Pedestrian NR20036ti

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Central Traffic Division are investigating a hit and run traffic collision that resulted in a pedestrian being injured.

On February 11, 2020, around 9:05 a.m., a 50-year-old female pedestrian was crossing Fountain Avenue at Lyman Place within a marked crosswalk. A red or burgundy 2005 to 2010 Chevrolet Uplander Mini Van failed to yield and collided with the pedestrian. The driver fled the scene without rendering aid or identifying him or herself as required by law.

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded and transported the pedestrian to a local hospital with severe injury.

If anyone has information, please contact Detective Moses Castillo, Central Traffic Detectives at (213) 833-3713, or email him at 30215@LAPD.Online, or contact the Central Traffic Division Watch Commander at (213) 833-3746. During weekends and off-hours calls should be directed to the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). For anonymous calls please call LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or visit, or Tipsters