“Hit and Run”
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (January 12, 2017) – At least one person was killed in a hit and run on Thursday morning on Figueroa and 52rd Street in Vermont Square, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened early Thursday morning at the intersection of Figueroa and 53rd street, in Los Angeles’s Vermont Square neighborhood. A man identified only as being in his 60s was struck by an unidentified car, which then fled the scene.
Paramedics responded and found the victim, who was tragically pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability in this tragic accident.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Los Angeles, Newport Beach, San Diego, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.