Male Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Fatal Crash near near South Broadway Avenue

SOUTH LOS ANGELES, CA (May 23, 2024) – One man died early Saturday morning, in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on Rosecrans Avenue.

The incident occurred around 4:16 a.m., near South Broadway Avenue just east of 110 Freeway.

According to officers, a vehicle struck a male pedestrian who was walking in the traffic lanes. The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene without offering assistance to the victim.

Emergency responders pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene. The victim’s name has not yet been released to the public. Investigators have not yet provided further details about the suspect or the suspect’s vehicle.

Authorities closed West Rosecrans in both directions for the investigation. Police are urging anyone who witnessed the fatal hit-and-run on Rosecrans Avenue to contact the CHP at 424-551-4000.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased man.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, their personal injury and 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. For more accident news, click here. The original source can be found here.

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