Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Car Accident In Los Angeles On Alondra Boulevard In Harbor Gateway
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (August 30, 2019) – A 45-year-old woman was tragically killed in a car accident on Alondra Boulevard.
Los Angeles police are saying that the accident took place around 9:50 p.m. The victim was apparently collecting recyclables when she was hit by a car.
The driver that hit her sped away and is currently being sought after by police. There is an ongoing investigation into the accident at this time.
Liability In Car Accidents
It is a felony to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” Drivers that flee the scene of an accident may face civil as well as criminal liability.
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