Man Killed in Vermont Square Pedestrian Accident at 43rd Street and Vermont Avenue
Vermont Square, California (November 13, 2017) – Alex Fernandez was killed in an alleged hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Vermont Square, Los Angeles, on Saturday, November 11, according to a local news source.
The pedestrian accident occurred in the area of West 43rd Street and South Vermont Avenue at about 9 p.m.
Fernandez was walking across 43rd Street in a crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle.
The man sustained serious injuries and was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition. Unfortunately, the man succumbed to his injuries a short time later.
Officials established that the pedestrian had a green light at the time of the collision.
Meanwhile, the authorities are yet to locate the motorist who fled the scene after striking the pedestrian. The red-colored vehicle was last spotted traveling south on Vermont Avenue.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of Alex Fernandez. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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