Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Accident on Whitaker Avenue Left 37-Year-Old Man Dead

NORTH HILLS, CA (September 8, 2023) – Early Sunday morning, a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on Parthenia Street claimed the life of Brandon Aguilar.

The incident happened on August 27th, at around 1:30 a.m., near the intersection of Parthenia Street and Whitaker Avenue.

First responders arrived at the scene and found 37-year-old, Brandon Aguilar, unconscious on the road. Paramedics later pronounced him dead due to the extent of his injuries.

At this time, the officers have not yet released the description of the vehicle, and they are still looking for the suspect.

Meanwhile, emergency crews closed off the surrounding area briefly during cleanup and preliminary duties.

Any witnesses are encouraged to contact police officers as soon as possible. Once available, further details will be provided.


The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of Brandon Aguilar. May the memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.


Losing someone in a hit-and-run crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at 1-800-900-0000 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation.

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