Pedestrian Crash on Escalona Road Kills 1, Injures 2
Grandmother Dies in Hit and Run Accident in La Mirada
La Mirada, CA (February 20, 2019) – A woman was killed and her two grandchildren were injured in a hit and run crash in La Mirada. The fatal accident happened on the afternoon of February 20 on Escalona Road.
The grandmother and the two children – a girl and a boy – were walking in the 14800 block of Escalona Road near Escalona Elementary School when they were hit by a Toyota sedan. The vehicle fled the accident scene.
The woman suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital, where she later died. Both children were injured and also hospitalized. Both have since been released. Police are still looking for hit and run driver. The vehicle is described as a gray Toyota sedan with front end damage.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.