In the days following a violent car crash outside Hemet High School, the 18-year-old driver claimed his pickup truck’s faulty brakes caused him to plow into a group of students in a sidewalk Wednesday. The California Highway Patrol argued Monday that it was the student’s reckless driving that caused the crash.
A high school student in a pickup truck ran into a group of students who were crossing the street outside a Riverside County high school Wednesday, leaving eight people injured, and backpacks and clothing strewn across the intersection, officials said.
A 10-year-old girl is in serious to extreme condition after being hit by a pickup truck in Buena Park.
A driver suffered second-degree burns when propane tanks in the back of his pickup exploded while he waited with his family in a drive-through at a McDonald’s restaurant in Coachella, a fire department spokeswoman said Sunday.
A 1-year-old boy was killed after being struck by a pickup truck in a residential driveway in the City Terrace area, the California Highway Patrol said Saturday.
Long Beach police are looking for a hit-and-run driver they say intentionally ran over a crash witness killing him.
More information surfaced Wednesday regarding a wild police chase — broadcast live Tuesday night on KCAL9 and cbsla.com — that involved a baby on board the suspect’s vehicle.
A motorist in Littlerock was killed Saturday morning when he flew out of his pick-up truck as it flipped over and landed on him in a desert wash east of Palmdale, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Investigators are trying to determine the events leading up to the death of a man whose body was found in a pickup truck Monday afternoon.
Animal shelter workers in Western Riverside are getting inundated with calls about one of their recent rescues, a white German shepherd who was dragged behind a pickup truck last week.
A 33-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a fiery crash with a pickup truck on the Harbor (110) Freeway near downtown Los Angeles.
An off-duty Los Angeles police officer has died after an early-morning crash on the Ventura (101) Freeway.
A 74-year-old man was fatally struck Tuesday by a pickup truck in Moreno Valley, a sheriff’s sergeant said.
Authorities report that an 80-year-old bicyclist in Garden Grove was struck and killed Tuesday after being hit by a pickup truck.
A pickup truck driver was killed when he crashed into a big rig on the shoulder of the southbound San Gabriel River (605) Freeway.