Los Angeles City Fire Department personnel reported three patients at the scene. The California Highway Patrol shut down all lanes as a result, causing a major back-up on the roadway.
A pedestrian was fatally struck Monday on the northbound 5 Freeway in East Los Angeles, officials said.
Police sought the public’s help Saturday in locating the hit-and-run driver who allegedly struck a California Highway Patrol cruiser, which caught on fire.
Emergency personnel were called to the 25000 block of Piuma Road at approximately 10:58 a.m. Sunday.
The two-car collision, which also involved a Honda, occurred at approximately 3:57 p.m. on Irwindale Avenue and Ornelas Street, according to a CHP spokesperson.
Officers responded to a call of a stolen vehicle Friday afternoon. A pursuit ensued of the truck, which had a car on its bed, on the southbound 57 shortly after 4 p.m.
A suspect identified as a former California Highway Patrol officer was killed Monday night in a shootout with San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Deputies.
A former California Highway Patrol officer has been sentenced to three years’ probation for sharing explicit photos from the cellphones of two women while they were under arrest.
The practice, which brings traffic to a standstill, is known as a “sideshow”. While drivers have been performing donuts for decades, the LAPD says that these sideshows only appeared recently, and that they are a problem.
A major containment area has been set up, officials said.
The driver was originally sought for assault, officials said.
The accident occurred just after 2:15 a.m. Saturday.
A vehicle leading a police chase has erupted in flames in Gardena.
Over the 2015 New Year’s Holiday Maximum Enforcement Period, six people were killed in traffic accidents throughout Los Angeles County, while California Highway Patrol officers made 236 arrests for suspicion of DUI, according to statistics announced Tuesday.
California Highway Patrol have released the number of drivers they arrested who were allegedly under the influence during the holiday weekend.