GLENDALE (CBSLA) — Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a hit-and-run driver who struck and injured a 13-year-old girl in Glendale.
The collision happened at about 3:15 p.m. last Friday in the 800 block of East Garfield Avenue. A 13-year-old girl was struck and severely injured, and remains hospitalized in critical condition nearly a week later.READ MORE: Cessna Citation 680 Makes Emergency Landing At Riverside Airport After Windshield Breaks
Police say the driver stopped for a moment before speeding off eastbound on Garfield.
Please see the attached flyer regarding a hit & run that occurred on the 800blk of E Garfield involving a 13y/o female pedestrian who is currently hospitalized in critical condition. Anyone with information that can assist in the investigation is encouraged to call (818) 548-4911 pic.twitter.com/FVBw9vWi0oREAD MORE: Chargers To Open Season Against Washington; Face Cowboys In Home Opener
— Glendale PD (@GlendalePD) July 29, 2020
There is no description of the driver at this time. The vehicle, however, is described as a black 2019-2020 Lexus GX460, which was confirmed by vehicle parts left at the scene. Police say the SUV will have damage to its right front headlight assembly or front bumper.MORE NEWS: Federal Officials Now Investigating Deadly Tesla-Involved Crash On May 5 In Fontana
Anyone with information about the crash, or the vehicle, can call Glendale police at (818) 548-4911.