Bristol Farms Hit & Run | Suspect Found Promptly by Police

Paramedics called when suspect found

PHOTO: Steven Lawrence | News | South Pasadena Police Department

A hit and run traffic collision at Bristol Farms lead to police locating the suspect passed out in a parking garage at approximately 1:00 p.m., Friday afternoon in South Pasadena.

According to Officer Chang of the South Pasadena Police Department, witnesses saw a minor traffic collision at the initial scene on Fair Oaks and called 911.

Police responders were able to find the suspect in question passed out in an underground parking facility at an apartment on the corner of Brent Ave and Mission St.

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Paramedics arrived shortly after to tend to the individual’s medical needs.

Chang noted that the cause of the driver’s erratic driving and eventual passing out is still under investigation, with the officer saying, “Right now we could be looking at a possible DUI or a medical condition, that’s all we know at the time.”


Eric Fabbro is a South Pasadenan whose family goes back to the 1950's. He graduated SPHS 2008, and Art Center College of Design in 2014. His versatile skill-set includes illustration, digital media, graphic design & photography. Eric is the in-house illustrator for The South Pasadenan, and the creator of our South Pasadenan icon logo. His work has been shown in galleries throughout the Los Angeles area.