12-Year-Old Child Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash on Stillmore Street [Canyon Country, CA]
Young Pedestrian Hospitalized after Hit-and-Run Crash on Stillmore Street
CANYON COUNTRY, CA (January 14, 2020) – A 12-year-old child suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Stillmore Street, Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, the incident happened at about 1:30 PM. Due to unknown circumstances, a vehicle struck the pedestrian near Whites Canyon Road.
Emergency responders rushed the 12-year-old child to a hospital with unspecified injuries. Updates on the victim’s current condition remain undisclosed. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle did not stop to render aid and fled the area.
Officers continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Investigators encourage witnesses to cooperate and reach out as soon as possible. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
When involved in a crash, do not attempt to leave the scene. Then, report the incident and wait for the police. Strictly follow the rules of the road to ensure everyone’s safety.
If your child has suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash, be sure to reach out to the pedestrian accident attorneys at Sweet James. With over 20 years in the field, we know what it takes to protect your legal rights. Our team is highly experienced in handling pedestrian accident claims, helping victims seek the compensation they deserve. Call our offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. Also, you can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. If you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, we may be able to help you obtain the police report. Click here to request a police report.