Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Hit-and-Run near Friar Street

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 28, 2022) – Saturday evening, a male pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit-and-run on Belmar Avenue.

The incident happened around 11:40 p.m., near Friar Street in the neighborhood of Tarzana, Los Angeles. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

According to reports, a westbound Nissan made a left turn onto southbound Belmar Avenue and hit a male pedestrian. Upon impact, the driver continued southbound and failed to render aid to the victim before authorities arrived. 

The male victim, only described as a man in his 30s, succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. His identity remains undisclosed to the public pending notification of next of kin. 

Those with further information are encouraged to contact Valley Traffic Division Detective at 818-644-8028. Once available, more details will be provided.

The team at Sweet James sends out their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May the memories of your loved one 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 today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation.

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