The suspect pushed the victim out of the vehicle — a 2013 Chevy Malibu with Texas plates BSP9855 — while it was moving.
Once on scene, crews doused the blaze, which led to the discovery of human remains.
As of early Saturday evening work to demolish an old rail overpass at the intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards was slightly ahead of schedule.
A 57-hour bridge demolition and major street closure of one of the busiest entrances to the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is taking place this weekend.
A medical marijuana dispensary was being robbed Wednesday when a security guard fatally shot one of the suspects, police reported.
Authorities say a 46-year-old man was fatally shot while riding his bicycle in South Los Angeles on Sunday morning.
A car knocked down a power pole near Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday morning, cutting power to a portion of the airport, but it did not affect any flights, authorities said.
The family of a 21-year-old man killed in cold blood is pleading for the gunman to surrender.
Most of the thoroughfares surrounding Los Angeles International Airport that were shut down most of the day Friday remained busy as people walked with their luggage away from the evacuated airport.
A protest by hundreds of employees at Los Angeles International Airport caused delays on what is traditionally known as the busiest travel day of the year.
Police arrested 13 protesters at Los Angeles International Airport who staged a demonstration on behalf of airport workers during one of the busiest travel days of the year.
Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck an 18-year-old special needs student in Watts Saturday evening.
Heavy rains and flooding in and around Los Angeles International Airport Sunday were responsible for major delays for motorists trying to get in or out of the airport.
Authorities say a 44-year-old man was shot to death Friday afternoon in the unincorporated area near Inglewood.
Authorities are looking for two men who sexually assaulted and beat a woman after they kidnapped her from a bus stop in South Los Angeles.