Fatal Hit-and-Run Accident on Western Avenue
An unidentified male pedestrian was struck by an SUV and killed in Buena Park on Monday night.
The incident occurred just before 10 p.m. on May 2nd on Western Avenue.
A blue mid-sized SUV hit the man and fled the scene following the crash.
Sadly, the victim died at the scene.
Anybody with information on the suspect is urged to contact police at 714-562-3941.
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.