LOS ANGELES – A person was fatally wounded after being struck by a vehicle in the South Los Angeles area, Sunday night.
The incident occurred around 10:20 p.m. when a pedestrian walking westbound in an unmarked crosswalk was struck by a vehicle that was traveling northbound.
The victim, described only as a 40-50 year old male, was pronounced dead on scene by Los Angeles Fire Department.
The traffic accident occurred near the intersection of 89th St and Central Ave.
The driver fled the scene.
There is currently no vehicle or suspect description.