Deadly Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident on Main Street
Investigators are working to locate the suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred in Riverside Tuesday night.
The driver reportedly hit a 15-year-old boy who was riding a bicycle in the 2599 block of Main Street.
Per reports, the incident took place around 9:30 p.m. on March 1st under unclear circumstances.
The boy sustained life-threatening injuries and was sadly pronounced dead at 9:53 p.m.
It was also reported that the involved driver fled the scene following the crash.
An active investigation is underway.
Anybody with helpful information is advised to contact authorities.
Hit-and-run collisions account for almost 6 deaths per day and there is at least one per minute in the U.S.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.