Detectives are asking for the public’s help in finding the driver responsible for a fatal hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of an 81-year-old pedestrian in the Westmont Area, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.
The driver, who was possibly driving a dark SUV, was in the same lane on Century Boulevard and fatally hit the pedestrian.
Police said the driver fled the scene.
The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.
A $50,000 reward is available to anyone who can provide information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver.
Anyone with information about the hit-and-run was asked to call LAPD South Traffic Division detectives at 323-421-2540.
Anonymous tips can be left by calling 800-222-8477.