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Hit-and-Run Claims Junior Valle’s Life in Wilmington Bicycle Tragedy

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WILMINGTON, CA (April 15, 2024) – A tragic incident occurred on the evening of Thursday, around 8:45 p.m., resulting in the death of 28-year-old cyclist Junior Valle. Valle was riding at the intersection of Wilmington Boulevard and G Street when he became the victim of a hit-and-run accident. The driver of the vehicle involved in the crash fled the scene without providing aid to the critically injured cyclist.

Law enforcement officials arrived to discover Valle near his bicycle, grievously injured. Despite prompt attention, Valle succumbed to his injuries. The authorities have yet to release descriptions of the suspect or the vehicle. The Los Angeles Police Department is calling upon witnesses or anyone with information regarding the incident to contact them at 877-LAPD-247, in hopes of apprehending the individual responsible for this devastating event.

The incident has sent shockwaves through the community, prompting a wave of condolences and support for Valle’s grieving family and friends. As the investigation continues, officials urge the public to come forward with any details that could lead to the resolution of this case and provide some semblance of closure to Valle’s loved ones.