Woman Killed, Officers Injured In Inglewood Crash

INGLEWOOD (CBS) — A woman in her 40s was killed and two officers were injured during a crash in Inglewood early Tuesday morning.

The crash, which involved a patrol car and a Range Rover, took place at Manchester and Prairie avenues just before 1 a.m.

Two patrol cars were responding to a call when one of them collided with the SUV, according to CHP officer Mark Garrett.

The female passenger in the Range Rover was thrown from the vehicle during the accident and died on the scene. She was not wearing a seatbelt. The female driver of the Ranger Rover was not injured. Two officers suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The officers were responding to an officer involved shooting that took place a few miles away at the time of the accident.

  • Bruno

    Did Wendy Eat too many paint chips when she was little? Seriously ! Nowhere in the story did they mention that the police car had it’s lights and siren on. Or did they even mention the speed. It’s very possible that the Range Rover ran a red light or (if lights and siren were on) failed to yeild to the emergency vehicle.
    Don’t make assumptions.

    • david sanders

      I agree Bruno…Wendy is putting two and two together and coming up with five, the extra one being her bias.

  • C.B.

    And then there are you two assuming its the lady’s fault. Maybe it IS the cops fault. It does not mention anywhere whos fault it was.

  • Inglewood Resident for 33 years

    No, I’m sure those pigs were at fault. They drive recklessly all over Inglewood. endangering the lives of anyone in the streets when they get a call. Ive seen it for years. To be honest I’m surprised they haven’t killed more drivers & pedestrians. They need to shut down that corrupt station and put REAL cops on duty. Not this fake trigger happy cops that beat up on kids on a daily basis. The Inglewood police Dept. is a JOKE

  • GG

    The Inglewood P D is a danger to itself and others. They needed to be disbanded for the good of all.

  • Frank

    Mr Inglewood why do you try patrolling the streets of this city, see how you do?

  • Southbay cop

    Funny thing is that they drive fast because we are doing it to help others. He go to help people we don’t even know. When we show up they disregard us and are against us. People say to disband and they are corrupt but they have with open arms let in any investigation and have over come it with flying colors. No one ever writes about how the gangster messed up or how they are corrupt. You guys only lash out on the good people.

  • Billy Og Slim Thomas Jr.

    finger pointing and bias opinion’s only make matter’s worst , rather than going that route it’s a lot easier to pray for our city and it’s resident’s …… lord know’s we need it …….

  • Pan

    Victims of crimes by thugs are grateful for your courageous work. The investigation will detail the accident.

  • DorksRUs

    A chick was involved, she was at fault.
    it’s not rocket surgery.

  • cindy

    There was a news story on the radio this morning and it was mentioned the police had their sirens on. There was a witness to the accident.
    I don’t know enough about the Inglewood police to comment on them……but if I had a dollar for everytime some idiot doesn’t pull over for a siren or red lights flashing, I’d be a millionaire.

  • Related

    Sorry, my sister isn’t “a chick” and she wasn’t at fault. Speed kills!!! The shooting had already taken place and there were no cops injured. Those thrill seekers were just trying to get in on the action.

    • Mr. Doe

      Yup, for sure it was the cops fault for blowing through the red light at 60 mph.

  • concerned

    Hey! people a lady lost her life! what the hell! is wrong! with you guys. Where is the respect for the family! No matter who was at fault! Dam!

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