Woman Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash on Santa Monica Boulevard [Hollywood, CA]
Female Pedestrian Hospitalized after Hit-and-Run Collision near El Centro Avenue
HOLLYWOOD, CA (October 13, 2021) – Saturday morning, a woman received critical injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Santa Monica Boulevard.
The deadly collision occurred at 6:05 a.m. on Santa Monica Boulevard just east of El Centro Avenue, as per report.
According to authorities, a white Mercedes four-door C Class was traveling westbound on Santa Monica Boulevard when it struck the victim, who was standing next to a vehicle on the northbound side of the road.
As per authorities, the Mercedes driver proceeded westbound without stopping to provide help or wait for authorities.
Moreover, the woman’s condition is currently unknown at this time.
Detectives have appealed to the public for assistance in finding the driver and vehicle.
A reward of up to $25,000 is offered for anyone who provide information that leads to the identity, arrest, or conviction of the hit-and-run criminal.
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