Los Angeles County Fire officials Monday confirmed tire tracks found near an injured man on the beach in Santa Monica were not made by one of their vehicles.
Police are trying to figure out if a critically injured man was struck by a vehicle on Santa Monica Beach, or brought there after being run over elsewhere, perhaps Pacific Coast Highway.
Repairs will begin Monday along the Pacific Coast Highway after high surf earlier in the month eroded rocks and damaged the Malibu pier.
Road maintenance will force the closure of one lane of Pacific Coast Highway Friday in the Malibu area.
A cracked wooden power pole that eventually fell into the road led authorities to close Pacific Coast Highway just west of Pepperdine University on Saturday morning, snarling traffic for much of the day.
The 38-year-old suspect — whose name was withheld — was taken into custody, police said.
Police Monday were investigating a crime spree involving burglary and home invasion in West Los Angeles.
Pacific Coast Highway was closed for much of Saturday morning after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle east of Topanga Beach.
A male pedestrian was fatally struck Thursday night in Orange County by a motorist who police suspect may have been under the influence.
Construction work along Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica is being blamed by some local businesses for a steep drop in revenue.
Malibu commuters will likely face some gridlock next week when Pacific Coast Highway undergoes construction in Santa Monica.
The potential for rockslides has closed part of Pacific Coast Highway near Malibu.
Authorities Friday said a man in his 30s was “extremely critical” after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on the Pacific Coast Highway.
The five survivors were hospitalized with injuries ranging from minor to severe.
Authorities said a pedestrian was struck by two vehicles and killed Saturday near Huntington State Beach.