Los Angeles, CA (July 17, 2022) – A motorcyclist in his 30s was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver on Sunday, July 17. The wreck happened in Mission Hills, sources said.
According to information from reports concerning the crash, the vehicle was identified as a long-bed pickup, possibly black. The cyclist was identified as Freddy Perez of Granada Hills, according to information provided by the Los Angeles County coroner’s office.
Reports show that the truck was headed west on Rinaldi Street at approximately 11:45 p.m. Saturday. During that time, it collided with the motorcyclist in the westbound lanes, just west of Sepulveda Boulevard.
The truck kept heading west on Rinaldi on the southbound San Diego Freeway without stopping to render aid. Police and paramedics responded to the crash scene where Perez was pronounced deceased.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Traffic Accidents in California
Losing someone you love in a traffic collision caused by a negligent driver can be extremely difficult. Negligent drivers cause the majority of the car wrecks reported in the United States.
Some prevalent forms of negligent driving include distraction, speeding, intoxication, and fatigue. If you or someone you love sustains an injury in a crash with a negligent driver, you should hire a lawyer as soon as you can. An attorney can negotiate a full and fair financial settlement with the insurance company so you can get your life back on track as quickly as possible.
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