Hit-and-Run Accident Leaves Homeless Woman Dead
LAPD reported a fatal hit-and-run accident in Wilmington on Saturday, April 16th.
The incident occurred around 1:45 a.m. at E Street and Figueroa Place.
According to reports, Olivia Espinoza, 56, was sleeping on the sidewalk when a GMC SUV ran off the roadway and onto the sidewalk, running her over.
The driver got out of the car and jumped into a Nissan Altima and fled the scene.
Police are offering an award up to $50,000 to anyone who has information on the suspect.
Those with information are urged to call 323-421-2500 or 877-LAPD-247.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Olivia Espinoza.
Hit-and-run collisions account for almost 6 deaths per day and there is at least one per minute in the U.S.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.