April 21, 2023
Los Angeles, CA – Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Hubbard St.
Los Angeles, CA (April 21, 2023) – A man was killed in a Los Angeles hit-and-run accident on Friday morning, April 21st. The crash was reported around 12:50 a.m. in the 13000 block of Hubbard Street.
Police say that a 40-year-old man was walking on Hubbard Street when he was hit by a car driven by a woman in her early 20s. After striking the man, the woman exited her vehicle but then got back in and fled the scene before police could arrive. The victim was rushed to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, where he died from his injuries. The man’s identity has not been released at this time. The suspect was last seen traveling westbound on Hubbard Street. There is no description of her vehicle at this time.
An investigation into the accident is underway. No further information has been released.
We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to the victim’s family following this fatal hit-and-run accident in Los Angeles.
Fatal Car Accidents in California
The California Highway Patrol maintains a statewide crash system that keeps track of the number of serious and fatal accidents in our state each year. According to the latest data, 3,904 people lost their lives in traffic accidents that took place last year in California. In addition, nearly 278,000 other motorists sustained injuries of varying degrees. Approximately 10% of all California car accidents will result in death or serious injuries, and many of these collisions are caused by careless and reckless drivers. Motorists and others on our state’s roadways clearly face many dangers due to the prevalence of negligent drivers in California. If you or a family member have been injured or affected by a crash in California, you should be aware of your legal rights.
Under our state’s law, accident victims may be entitled to receive compensation following a crash. The cause of the accident will be carefully investigated by authorities. If you were not at fault, it is important to speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Following an accident, you are likely experiencing a great deal of stress and uncertainty. You may also have many sudden and unexpected costs. The compensation that you receive can be used to offset some of these expenses and to assist in securing your future.
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