Deadly Accident

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Alcohol Blamed For Crash That Kills 3

Three-twentysomething men — a driver and his two passengers — were killed when their speeding sedan crashed into a palm tree in La Quinta, according to authorities.


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1 Dead In Riverside Hit-And-Run

Authorities in Riverside say one person is deceased after they were struck by a hit-and-run driver Sunday evening.


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Elderly Woman Killed In Pacoima Hit-And-Run

A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run accident in Pacoima that claimed the life of an elderly woman.



2 Dead, 1 Critical In 405 Freeway Solo-Vehicle Crash

Two people are dead and one critically wounded in a solo-vehicle crash on the 405 Freeway Saturday evening.


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Female Bicyclist Fatally Struck By MTA Bus In Malibu

Authorities say a female bicyclist in Malibu was killed Saturday after she collided with a MTA bus.



Man, 30, Burned To Death In Fiery Crash On 5 Freeway

A 30-year-old Norwalk man burned to death Sunday morning when his stalled Toyota Corolla was hit by a SUV on the 5 Freeway in Boyle Heights.


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Woman, 75, Killed By School Bus Driver Allegedly Under The Influence

Officials say a school bus driver — allegedly under the influence — struck and killed a 75-year-old pedestrian in the city of Ventura Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2012

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Autopsy Pending On Girl, 17, Struck By Amtrak Train

Authorities say an autopsy was pending on a 17-year-old girl struck by an Amtrak train in Anaheim Friday.


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Boy, 17, Fatally Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver

A 17-year-old boy was fatally struck in a South Los Angeles crosswalk Thursday evening.


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Family, Friends And Fans Honor Dance Teacher Killed In Hit-And-Run Tragedy

Friends, family and fans gathered in North Hollywood Thursday evening to honor the late actress and dancer Zina Bethune, killed tragically in a hit-and-run accident last month.



1 Dead, 2 Critically Wounded In Crash On The 405

A woman was killed and four other people were injured, two critically, in a crash on the San Diego (405) Freeway in Mission Hills, a city fire official said.


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Hummer Involved In Deadly Hit-And-Run Crash

One bicyclist was killed and three others seriously wounded Wednesday evening in a hit-and-run crash in Ventura, said authorities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/11/2011

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Canyon Country Woman Accused In Deadly July 4th Crash To Be Arraigned

A woman accused of causing a car crash that killed a woman watching a Fourth of July fireworks display with her children is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on a felony vehicular manslaughter count.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/15/2011

Police in Colton put the kibosh on a cockfighting operation Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Rooster Kills Man Attending Cockfight

A California man attending a cockfight has died after being stabbed in the leg by a bird that had a knife attached to its own limb.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/07/2011


Motorcyclist Killed On 215 Freeway By Wrong-Way Suspect In Stolen Truck Fleeing Police

Authorities say a man fleeing police in a stolen pickup truck entered a Southern California freeway going the wrong way and hit and killed a man on a motorcycle.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/22/2011