3 Severely Hurt In 2-Car Crash In Lincoln Heights

LINCOLN HEIGHTS (CBS) —  Two men and a woman were hospitalized with severe to life-threatening injuries in a two-vehicle crash in Lincoln Heights Monday.

One vehicle overturned.

The crash at 2256 N. Griffin Ave., between Broadway and Main Street, was reported at 4:44 p.m., said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

The victims were transported to County-USC Medical Center beginning at 5:05 p.m.

A fourth person “who was either ill or slightly injured” was later taken to County-USC Medical Center, Humphrey said.

There was no word on the gender of the fourth person, Humphrey said.

Anyone with information about the crash was asked to call the Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollenbeck Division at (323) 342-4100.

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