64-Year-Old Man Struck & Killed by Vehicle
An unidentified man died after being hit by a car on Monday evening, December 6th, in Wilmington.
The incident occurred at Banning Boulevard and Anaheim Street at 5:30 p.m.
According to reports, a driver traveling eastbound on Anaheim Street hit the man and fled the scene.
Emergency personnel arrived and rushed the man to a local hospital where he ended up dying as the result of his injuries.
Those with any information are advised to contact Detective Moreno at 323-421-2500.
An active investigation is underway.
According to statistics, 20% of pedestrian fatalities include fleeing drivers. In addition, 68% of those killed in hit-and-run crashes are pedestrians and bicyclists.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.