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Van Nuys Man, 53, Run Over And Killed By His Own Pickup Truck

Authorities say a 53-year-old Van Nuys man was run over and killed by his own pickup truck.


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Woman Fatally Struck By Pickup Truck At Riverside Intersection

A 34-year-old woman died after she was hit by a pickup truck at a Southern California intersection Sunday, authorities reported.


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CHP: Speeding, Not Faulty Brakes, To Blame For Hemet High School Crash

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.


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Witnesses Say Teen Was Racing Outside Hemet High School When He Drove Into Students

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.


Edward McLaughlin is accused of a DUI in Buena Park. (credit: Buena Park Police Department)

Girl, 10, Is Hit By Pickup Truck Driver Suspected Of DUI In Buena Park

A 10-year-old girl is in serious to extreme condition after being hit by a pickup truck in Buena Park.


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Man Burned When Propane Tanks In His Truck Explode At Drive-Through

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.


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1-Year-Old Boy Killed After Being Hit By Pickup Truck In Driveway

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.


Police say a driver intentionally ran over Yon Chreng killing him. (credit: CBS)

Long Beach Police Hunt For Driver In Deadly, Intentional Hit-And-Run

Long Beach police are looking for a hit-and-run driver they say intentionally ran over a crash witness killing him.


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Baby Involved In Police Chase Remains In Mother’s Custody

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.


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Motorist In Littlerock Killed When His Pickup Truck Flips Over And Lands On Him

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.


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Man Detained After Another Man’s Body Found In Truck Nearby

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.

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Officials are looking for the driver who dragged this German Shepherd. (credit: UGC/CBS)

Pet Lovers Compete To Give Abused German Shepherd New Home

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2011


Motorcyclist Killed In Fiery Crash On 110 Freeway

A 33-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a fiery crash with a pickup truck on the Harbor (110) Freeway near downtown Los Angeles.


Jose Diance-Cruz was killed in a crash on the 101 Freeway in Sherman Oaks.

Off-Duty Officer Killed In Crash On 101 Freeway

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer has died after an early-morning crash on the Ventura (101) Freeway.


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Man, 74, Fatally Struck By Pickup Truck In Moreno Valley

A 74-year-old man was fatally struck Tuesday by a pickup truck in Moreno Valley, a sheriff’s sergeant said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/08/2011