Two vehicles struck Luis Alvares in Los Angeles Monday night, sadly resulting in his death.
It was at about 10 p.m. when the first vehicle hit him in the area of 50th and Alameda Street.
The incident took place on December 26th.
The second vehicle struck Alvares while he was already down in the roadway and both fled the scene.
Alvares unfortunately died at the scene.
Investigators are actively searching for the two drivers.
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