Man hanging onto thief’s car killed by another vehicle in Long Beach

A man apparently trying to stop theft by clinging to the hood of his car, was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Long Beach late Thursday night. Authorities say the victim was killed around 10:40 p.m. near the intersection of Magnolia Avenue and Anaheim Street. Police officers believe the fatal episode started when an employee […]

Pursuit drive jumps to death off freeway overpass in Anaheim

A driver who crashed after a long pursuit died when he jumped from a freeway overpass in Anaheim. The driver, who is yet to be identified, jumped from the overpass and landed about 50 feet down on the 5 Freeway. He was wanted for speeding and police followed him through three Orange County communities before […]

Three injured in crash in Palmdale area of Los Angeles

Three people were injured, one of them critically, in a road crash in the Palmdale area Thursday. The Los Angeles County Fire Department said that paramedics were dispatched at 10:19 a.m. to a two-vehicle crash scene at the East Palmdale Boulevard near the North 25th Street East. It said that three people were injured in […]

2 LAPD officers hurt in West Los Angeles crash

Two police officers suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a crash in West Los Angeles Wednesday evening. The crash occurred at the intersection of Butler Avenue and Santa Monica Boulevard about 9:20 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). The other vehicle involved in the accident ran a red light at the intersection, ABC7 reported. […]

1 person injured as car crashes into dental office in Hawthorne

One person was injured when a vehicle plowed into a dental office in the Hawthorne neighborhood of Los Angeles on Wednesday, July 22. Los Angeles County firefighters responded to the incident about 2:13 p.m. and found that a car had gone into the building after hitting a fire hydrant, spokesman Franklin Lopez said. The site […]

One killed, 2 injured in 4-car crash in Clairemont area of San Diego

A man died and two other people were seriously injured Tuesday afternoon in a four-vehicle crash in the Clairemont neighborhood of San Diego. The head-on collision on Genessee Avenue was reported shortly after 2:10 p.m. near the intersection with Marlesta Drive, the San Diego police said. The spot of the accident, which claimed the life […]

Man gets 9 years jail for crashing car into La Mirada gym

A man has been jailed for nine years for crashing a car into a Los Angeles gym after his membership was terminated, officials said Tuesday. 34-year-old Sergio Reyes of Whittier was enraged over his expulsion from the gym in La Mirada last March when his car came smashing through the gym’s window. The gym in […]

Man killed in crash near Las Vegas Boulevard in Wigwam

A 22-year-old man was hit and killed by a vehicle overnight near Wigwam Avenue in Las Vegas, police said. The crash came around 2:30 a.m. in the 8000 block of Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said. The Los Angeles resident was visiting a friend from out of state and the two got into […]

Woman abandons 2 injured passengers after crash in City Heights

A woman driver fled the scene following a solo-car mid-night crash, leaving behind her two female passengers seriously injured in the City Heights area of San Diego. The incident was reported around 12:10 a.m. Wednesday in the 3100 block of Fairmount Avenue, south of Thorn Street, a San Diego Police officer said. He said the […]

Driver who killed two in Perris thought to be under influence

Two people were killed in a crash in Perris city of Riverside County, California Monday and authorities believe alcohol or drugs were a factor in the accident. A Mercedes ran a red light at the intersection of Ramona Expressway and Perris Boulevard about 10 p.m. Monday resulting in a three-vehicle crash, the Riverside County Sheriff’s […]