Video Released in Hit-and-Run That Left Mother, Son Severely Injured

Video of a hit-and-run crash near downtown Los Angeles that severely injured a mother and her 2-year-old son earlier this month was released by police Thursday.

Pico Union Hit and Run

Surveillance video was released Thursday in a hit-and-run that severely injured a mother and her son. (Credit: KTLA)

The crash took place near the intersection of Pico Boulevard and Burlington Avenue in the Pico-Union area on Oct. 10.

The video showed a silver Hummer rear ending the woman’s car before speeding off.

The driver of the silver Hummer slowed down, but did not stop or identify himself after the crash, investigator I. Rojas of the Los Angeles Police Department said.

Both the mother and son have been released from the hospital and were recovering at home.

Anyone with information was asked to call the Los Angeles Police Department at 1-877-527-3247 (1-877-LAPD-24-7).

Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (1-800-222-TIPS).


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