David Pregerson seriously injured by hit & run driver in Pacific Palisades.

Date: 
December 27, 2013

Authorities are searching for the hit-and-run driver that left a young man fighting for his life in Pacific Palisades Friday.

David Pregerson, 23, was found in bushes on the side of the road on the 600 block of Chautauqua Boulevard around 3:20 a.m.

Police say the victim was walking home when he was hit by a car, and thrown into the bushes. The driver fled the scene.

Investigators say Pregerson was transported to a hospital in critical condition.

Friends say the victim is a budding filmmaker and recent UCLA graduate.

Police do not have a description of the hit-and-run vehicle , but they say it has front end damage.

The victim's friends have been canvassing the area where Pregerson was hit, looking for answers.

People Involved: 
David Pregerson
Roadway: 
Chautauqua Boulevard

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