Los Angeles police officials are asking for the public’s help identifying a hit-and-driver who severely injured a person fixing a bicycle in South Los Angeles.
The crash was reported about noon Jan. 4 near the intersection of Adams Boulevard and Nevin Avenue in the Central-Alameda neighborhood.
LAPD officials said the driver had “run over” the pedestrian who was repairing a bicycle on the roadway.
The driver of the truck stopped briefly after the impact but continued without helping the victim, surveillance video released by police Monday shows.
A person appears to have witnessed the crash, and at least two other cars were in the area when it occurred, the video shows.
The victim was taken to a hospital with severe injuries, police said.
The vehicle involved is described as a white Chevrolet “work truck” equipped with an aftermarket glass carrier rack.
A $25,000 reward is being offered to anyone who has information leading to an arrest and conviction.
Witnesses are encouraged to contact Officer Poss at 213-833-3713 or firstname.lastname@example.org.