LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (December 31, 2016) – 47 year old Eugenia Pelagio has been identified as the victim struck by a car on 2nd Street near Emerald Street on Saturday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 2:00 am at the intersection of West 2nd Street and Emerald Street. Eugenia Pelagio was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene immediately after the accident.
Eugenia Pelagio was rushed to a nearby hospital by responding paramedics, and was tragically pronounced dead as a result of the accident. The vehicle that struck Eugenia Pelagio and fled is described as a gray SUV, possibly a Ford Explorer. The investigation is ongoing.
“Any injured party involved in an accident will have a bodily injury claim against the negligent driver who caused the accident,” said a California car accident and personal injury lawyer.
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