SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s South Traffic Division are investigating a hit and run traffic collision that killed 62-year-old Jihad Muhammad. He was mowed down by three hit-and-run drivers on Thanksgiving.

He was standing in the street on West Adams outside the crosswalk when someone driving a white sedan hit him before taking off.

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After Muhammad fell to the ground, another driver in what looked like a white Cadillac hit Muhammad again and fled. A good samaritan tried to help, but a third driver hit him, dragging him several blocks.

Jihad Muhammad was pronounced dead at the scene by the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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If you have any information about any of those drivers and who they might be, please call the Los Angeles Police Department.


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