NORTH HOLLYWOOD: Hit & Run Pedestrian Crash

*Time* – 2049 *Location* – Whitsett & Victory *Handling Agencies* – LAPD Valley Traffic, LAFD
At approximately 2049, LAPD and LAFD responded to reports of an auto vs ped crash. The driver fled the scene. It appears that the victim was crossing in a marked crosswalk when he was hit. The victim was transported in stable condition to a local hospital. The suspect description is unknown at this time. This is the second hit and run crash involving a pedestrian this week near this location, earlier this week a female was struck and killed about half a block down the street. LAPD Valley Traffic Division is handling the investigation.