Fatal Crash Third Street and Union Avenue
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (August 10, 2018) – Byung Yu has been identified as the 67-year-old pedestrian who died early Friday morning in a hit-and-run crash near downtown Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The man was struck and injured about 5:20 a.m. at the intersection of Third Street and Union Avenue. Unfortunately, the person did not survive their injuries and died at the scene, the LAPD reported.
The victim reportedly lives at a nearby senior living facility The Steel Plaza Apartments.
The suspect’s vehicle was described only as a white, older-model SUV. Police are hoping the public will help them locate the suspect who fled.
Pedestrian Accident Investigation
At this time, it’s unknown who is at fault for this collision.
We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of Byung Yu.
In a case such as this one, there could also be more than one entity responsible for this collision including an employer if the driver was working at the time of the crash, an auto manufacturer or a government entity. A qualified attorney would conduct a full investigation into the circumstances and ensure all responsible parties are identified.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in a California traffic accident, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers to help you. We will bring our expertise to your case and guide you every step of the way. Give our office a call at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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