The incident happened near 48th Street and Crenshaw Boulevard just before 2 a.m., police say.
The valet worker at The Stinking Rose, located on 55 North La Cienaga Boulevard, declined to go on camera, but told CBS2/KCAL9 a customer spat in his face then tried to run him over in a silver SL500 Mercedes.
Authorities said the suspect got back in his truck and fled.
Various reports say Johnny Kemp was found floating in Montego Bay on Thursday.
A pedestrian was killed early Monday morning after he was hit by a police vehicle, the Los Angeles Police Department said.
The coroner Wednesday identified the crossing guard that was fatally struck by a vehicle in front of a Monterey Park fire station.
A pedestrian was fatally struck Monday morning on the Long Beach (710) Freeway.
Police said Wednesday that a person fatally struck on the 71 Freeway was a teen boy with autism who had recently been reported missing.
The driver allegedly hit a pedestrian at Alonda and Holly, near Thompson, and then fled.
Milton Everett Olin Jr. — a leading attorney in the entertainment industry — was killed after he was struck by a LA County Sheriff’s Deputy in the bike lane in the 22400 block of Mullholland Drive on December 8, 2013 around 1 p.m.
The victim was declared dead but later resuscitated.
Three teenage girls were struck Wednesday by a vehicle in North Hollywood.
Armando Rodriguez, 2, was fatally struck by the animal around 8:15 p.m. at his family’s home in the 11500 block of Barbet Road in Phelan, the Coroner said.
A bear was struck by a vehicle on the northbound 101 Freeway in Ventura County, authorities said Tuesday.
The victim was hit by a 1997 Acura driven by a 46-year-old resident of San Gabriel.