Driver Wanted Following Carondelet Street Hit-and-Run

WESTLAKE, CA (October 20, 2022) – Tuesday evening, a woman sustained injuries after a hit-and-run on Eighth Street.

The injury collision happened around 9:50 p.m. along 8th and Carondelet Streets.

According to the LAPD, a westbound dark-colored Toyota Tacoma struck a pedestrian along Eighth Street. However, the driver fled the scene before the authorities arrived.

Eventually, first responders arrived and transported the woman to a nearby hospital for treatment of severe injuries. The identities of all parties involved in the incident remain unavailable.

At this time, the Los Angeles Police Department is giving up to a $25,000 reward to anyone who can give information about the suspect.

Those with further information regarding the Eighth Street hit-and-run crash are encouraged to contact Detective Juan Campos at 213-833-3713.

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 hit-and-run crash, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Let them 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 them today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge.

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