Pedestrian Collision on South Bonnie Brae Street Left One Man Dead

LOS ANGELES, CA (February 3, 2023) – Monday evening, a hit-and-run pedestrian crash claimed the life of Kyle Ray.

The collision happened on January 23rd, at around 7:30 p.m., at the intersection of South Bonnie Brae Street near MacArthur Park.

According to reports, Ray, possibly in medical distress, was passed out on the road on 6th Street. There, a blue westbound pickup truck struck him, dragged him 20 ft, and then fled the scene without rendering aid.

Responding medical personnel declared 32-year-old Kyle Ray, of Los Angeles, dead at the scene.

Officials describe the involved truck as a 2007-2013 blue Dodge Ram with a rack, and custom lights and rims.

Los Angeles Officials are asking anyone with information about the Sixth Street hit-and-run to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. Authorities also offered a $50,000 reward to anyone who can point out the whereabouts of the suspect.

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of Kyle Ray. 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 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 at (800) 500-5200 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation.

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