Police were searching for a driver who sped away after striking a pedestrian in Lennox on Sunday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The victim was pushing a shopping cart in the area of Lennox Boulevard and Eastwood Avenue around 9:50 a.m. when they were hit by a black Honda or Acura, CHP's incident log stated.
The Los Angeles County coroner's office was called to the scene, as were the county Fire and Sheriff's Departments.
A SigAlert was issued and Lennox Boulevard was temporarily shut down between Eastwood and Freeman avenues.
No further information was immediately available.