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Pedestrian In Critical Condition Following Hit-And-Run In South LA

SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A pedestrian is in critical condition following a hit-and-run in South Los Angeles Tuesday night.

The accident happened shortly after 9 p.m. at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Woodlawn Avenue.

According to police, the victim was a 15-year-old boy who was riding a bicycle when he was dragged 1,000 feet down the road to an intersection.

The boy's mother was notified and was at the hospital with her son, according to police.

Police said they were looking for a 2007 or 2008 dark blue or green Honda Accord with tinted windows with front-end damage.

Anyone with information is asked to call police. There is currently a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver.

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