California Highway Patrol officers say the driver managed to pull over near Avenue 43 in Montecito just before 11 p.m.
An 86-year-old man who had been reported missing from Irvine on Saturday was located in Downey on Sunday afternoon, police said.
The driver in the smaller car slams on the brakes, causing the Lexus to nearly hit the car.
The Moreno Valley (60) Freeway between Moreno Valley and Beaumont was shut down Tuesday after a suspicious package found on the eastbound side of the freeway.
The deceased was described as a 40-year-old man.
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.