Suspect at Large after Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident on James M. Wood Boulevard

WESTLAKE, CA (June 27, 2022) – A hit-and-run on Grattan Street and James M. Wood Boulevard left David Salazar injured Monday afternoon.

The collision happened at the intersection of Grattan Street and James M. Wood Boulevard.

Video footage captured from the scene revealed a light-colored vehicle running into Salazar while he was riding his bike.

Afterwards, the driver stopped temporarily before entering back into their vehicle and fleeing the scene.

Ultimately, first responders arrived and transported Salazar to a nearby hospital after suffering significant injuries. At this time, Los Angeles Officials are working to identify the hit-and-run suspect.

Those with further information regarding the bicycle accident are encouraged to contact local authorities as soon as possible.

Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a bicycle accident then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Let their team help you protect your legal rights and pursue compensation. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge. Click here to request a police report. They are here to help you and your family during these difficult times.

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