Investigators believe an illegal street race was initiated southbound on Vermont Avenue north of Redondo Beach Boulevard shortly before a black newer model Ford Mustang collided with another vehicle traveling west on 155th Street at Vermont.
Jose Alberto Perez was charged with one count each of murder and assault with a deadly weapon as well as special weapon allegations, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The unidentified victim was taken to a hospital where they died.
A person was killed and two others were injured after a fiery crash in North Hills.
An elderly man was fatally struck Tuesday morning while walking across a street in Century City.
The trial for a Los Angeles Unified School District teacher accused of killing his wife was scheduled to begin Tuesday.
Three people were killed Tuesday in a multi-vehicle crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County.
Investigators say two vehicles were were making the transition from the southbound 57 Freeway to westbound 22 Freeway around 2:30 a.m. Saturday when they collided, sending one of the vehicles flying over the overpass.
Police in Long Beach said a high school student was fatally stabbed Thursday.
The two women were among 30 passengers injured when a Metrolink commuter train struck a pickup truck stuck on the tracks in Oxnard Feb. 24.
Police Wednesday were searching for the driver responsible for killing a 58-year-old man in a hit-and-run near the University of Southern California.
Cellphone video from the scene captured police yelling at the man — in English and Spanish — to repeatedly drop his gun.
Alessandro Blvd. was expected to be closed between Communications Drive and Via Vista through the morning commute.
Inspector General Alex Bustamante gave a progress report into the investigation of the March 1 shooting of Charlie Keunang at a Police Commission meeting Tuesday.