RESEDA (CBSLA.com) — An elderly man was fatally struck Monday during a hit-and-run in Reseda.
The victim has been identified as Ashgar Abbassi, 82.
The incident took place just after 6 a.m. on White Oak Avenue near Valerio Street, according to the Los Angeles Police.
“A vehicle traveling northbound on White Oak at Valerio struck a pedestrian who was crossing from the southwest corner to the southeast corner — a gentlemen, senior citizen with a walker,” Det. Bill Bustos told KNX1070.