A spokesperson for the Glendale Police Department told CBS2/KCAL9 they received a call around 9:30 a.m. from a concerned family member who had not heard from residents in the 600 block of Alexander Street.
The victim was declared dead at the scene.
Police say 30-year-old Alvaro Mata-Rico, of Bell Gardens, was killed on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue just after 11 p.m. Friday — about 15 minutes before another taco vendor was shot at about a mile away.
Malibu Canyon Road was closed in the city of Malibu Monday due to a brush fire due to a car over the side, authorities said.
Investigators say a 2005 Honda Civic with four people inside was traveling eastbound on Roscoe when collided with a Ford Mustang traveling northbound on Lindley.
The unidentified man was killed by some sort of heavy equipment –possibly a gravel loader.
The incident remains under investigation.
Eastbound lanes of Pacific Coast Highway at Corral Canyon were closed for nearly six hours Saturday following a fatal three-vehicle collision.
The crash occurred in the 10800 block of Wrightwood Lane.
The suspect fled the area prior to the deputies’ arrival.
The unidentified woman was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.
The death of a man and his toddler during a barricade situation Wednesday was being investigated as a murder-suicide.
The two-car collision on Barham and Cahuenga was reported around 4:30 p.m.
A young father was killed and two other men were injured Tuesday after a shooting at a mobile home park in Pomona.
Police Monday investigated the circumstances surrounding a fatal motorcycle collision.