50-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash near West Adams Boulevard

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 7, 2022) – Thursday night, Jesus Vazquez Ontiveros was killed in a bicycle hit-and-run on Hauser Boulevard.

Police responded to the scene around 11:35 p.m., near West Adams Boulevard shortly after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

According to reports, the driver of a vehicle struck Ontiveros on a bicycle and immediately fled the scene. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced 50-year-old Ontiveros dead at the scene.

Emergency crews arrived and closed off the surrounding area during cleanup and preliminary duties.

At this time, authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying the hit-and-run driver. Those with further information are encouraged to contact 877-LAPD-247 as soon as possible.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of Jesus Vazquez Ontiveros. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the difficult days ahead.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run bicycle 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 legal issues impose challenges on 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 (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation.

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