Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Traffic Division are searching for the driver of a white Mercedes-Benz that they believe was involved in a hit-and-run on Saturday morning.
The car, which police believe is a 2017-19 four-door white Mercedes C-Class, was traveling west from El Centro Avenue to Santa Monica Boulevard at 6:05 a.m. Saturday when it struck a Hit the man who was standing next to the parked car. North of Santa Monica Boulevard, police said.
Police said the Mercedes driver did not stop helping the man who was seriously injured in the collision, and instead headed west on Santa Monica Boulevard.
Police did not reveal the identity or condition of the victim.
Anyone with information is asked to contact LAPD West Traffic Division spies at 213-473-0234 or 213-473-0222. Callers should refer to LAPD Report No. 21-06-17150.
During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be made to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).
Anyone who does not want to be named can call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).