Hit and Run (vehicular)

One person killed, another critically injured in hit-and-run crash in South Los Angeles

One person killed, another critically injured in hit-and-run crash in South Los Angeles

One person was killed and another critically injured in a hit-and-run crash early Saturday morning in Leimert Park, officials said.

The collision occurred at 3:36 a.m. at Arlington Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, according to police.

One person was extricated from a vehicle and rushed to a hospital, and the other occupant was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

The unidentified driver who was killed worked for a ride-sharing company, police said.

The driver and an occupant of the other vehicle fled the scene on foot and have not been located, LAPD spokeswoman Liliana Preciado...

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