KOREATOWN (CBSLA.com) — One pedestrian was killed and at least two others seriously injured Monday in a crash in Koreatown.
The accident happened at 6:39 a.m. in the 4000 block of Beverly Boulevard at Normandie Avenue, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.READ MORE: Man Robbed Of Cell Phone, High-End Watch Near Roxbury Park In Beverly Hills
The driver of a white pickup truck was traveling east on Beverly Boulevard when it ran a red light and collided with a grey Toyota Camry before propelling onto a nearby sidewalk and striking three pedestrians.
The Camry then hit a BMW, which suffered minor damage.READ MORE: LA To Host 2022 Summit Of The Americas
One male pedestrian was declared dead at the scene, while the two surviving victims, a male and female, were transported with serious injuries to County-USC Medical Center.
The driver of the truck, described as an Hispanic man wearing black pants and a red shirt, fled the scene on foot and is wanted for felony hit-and-run, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.MORE NEWS: Suspect Identified As Shawn Laval Smith In Murder Of Brianna Kupfer, Hancock Park Furniture Store Employee Found Stabbed
Additional details were not released.