LOS ANGELES – A man who was killed when he was struck by a vehicle while crossing a street in the Green Meadows area of South Los Angeles was identified by authorities Tuesday.
The Los Angeles County Coroner’s office identified Tony Hernandez, 48, as the victim who died in the crash.
The crash occurred at 10:22 p.m. Sunday at 89th Street and Central Avenue, according to a dispatcher at the Los Angeles Police Department’s Operations Center.
Hernandez was walking westbound across Central Avenue when a northbound vehicle struck him and kept going, she said.
Hernandez died at the scene, she said.