A homeless man killed in a double hit-and-run crash in South Los Angeles was identified Saturday.
The coroner's office reported that 67-year-old Richard Hernandez Hernandez died at the scene after he was hit by two vehicles shortly before 4 a.m. Wednesday on Main Street at 47th Place, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
A white 2005- to 2010-model Honda sedan was traveling northbound on Main Street when it struck the man, who was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk, said LAPD Detective Jose De Leon of the Central Traffic Division.
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"The pedestrian was then struck by another unknown type of vehicle traveling southbound on Main Street," De Leon said. "Both drivers fled the scene."
A standing reward of up to $50,000 was authorized by the Los Angeles City Council in 2015 for information that helps authorities solve fatal hit-and- run cases.
Anyone with information on the case was urged call De Leon at 213-833- 3713; the Central Traffic Division watch commander at 213-486-3713; or 877- LAPD-24-7.
Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800- 222-TIPS.