The man yelled a racist slur before hitting her with an unknown object

An Asian American has been hit in the head by a racist in Culver City.

The incident occurred on Monday morning on Washington Boulevard as the victim was walking to work.

A man approached the woman and asker her for a cigarette. She told him she did not have one and tried to walk away.

He then “approached her from behind, yelled a racial slur and hit her on the right side of her head with an unknown object causing her to fall to the ground.”

Culver City Police Department said the suspect fled on foot and remains at large.

The victim suffered a severe laceration to her right ear and was transported to a local hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Culver City Police Department Detective Bureau at 310-253-6300.

In other news, an Asian food deliveryman has been stabbed in the back in Brooklyn.