Man Struck by Car in Gardena
Early this morning a man was minding his own business at the corner of his house when the unthinkable happened. As the victim stood there smoking a cigarette, a drunk driver lost control and struck the man, sending him to the hospital. Neighbors witnessed the accident and immediately called the police for help. The suspect fled the scene immediately after the accident and none of the witnesses were able to see the license plate of the suspect’s car. When the police arrived at the scene, they searched the entire area, hoping they could find the car responsible for hitting the victim. The victim was immediately taken to the hospital and was treated for a few broken bones, but is in stable condition. Police are asking the public for help with this case. If you know anything about this case or saw anything that may help catch the suspect to please call the Gardena Police Department as soon as possible.