Thursday, January 9, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck a man out for an early morning jog.
KABC-TV reports the crash happened around 4:15 a.m. Thursday in the Playa Vista area near Loyola Marymount University.
Police say the female driver first struck a light pole and then the jogger, a man in his 60s, who suffered possibly life-threatening injuries.
The suspect then ran off.
Television images showed the Buick with a crumpled front end.
KABC reports witnesses said the woman was on her cell phone and may have been picked up by someone.
Information from: KABC-TV, http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/