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North Hollywood hit-and-run driver sought

Los Angeles Police Department's North Hollywood Division officers respond to the scene of a hit-and-run at the intersection of Vineland Avenue and Lankershim Boulevard Sunday, April 20, 2014.

April 20, 2014 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 35-year-old man was hospitalized after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in North Hollywood early Sunday.

The incident occurred at Vineland Avenue and Lankershim Boulevard at 1:27 a.m.

During the later investigation, Los Angeles Police Department officials learned the driver was driving a stolen white 2011 Toyota Corolla.

The discovery was made after a driver followed the car and was able to record the license plate number 6RTZ921.

The 35-year-old victim was transported to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Anyone with information on this incident or the stolen car was asked to call the LAPD's North Hollywood Division at (818) 623-4016.