The motorist took off after sheering a hydrant at the intersection of 83rd Street and Decker Avenue shortly before 11 p.m., according to police.
Authorities say a SUV smashed into a tree near the intersection of Florence Avenue and San Pedro Street around 3:30 a.m.
Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey’s work to help those with mental illness in the criminal justice system will be recognized by a national group this weekend.
Rigoberto Antunez worked seven days a week to support his two sons and two young daughters.
A 45-year-old man was killed this morning in South Los Angeles by a suspected drunken driver, according to police.
A man in a black pick-up truck was arrested Sunday morning for allegedly injuring two people in separate hit-and-run crashes in South L.A.
A person in the car opened fire and a man standing outside was struck by a bullet in the upper torso, Smith said.
An overnight water-main break in South Los Angeles flooded streets in the area and impacted about 30 people, authorities said.
Three law enforcement agencies are in pursuit of a suspect in a stolen van in South L.A. Wednesday night.
Firefighters Wednesday battled a structure fire in South Los Angeles.
A domestic violence suspect was fatally shot by police Monday in Vermont Knolls, officials said.
A large party bus with shooting victims inside pulled up to an LAPD station Sunday night in South L.A.
Five people are dead and 10 others injured, all within a week.
Police Thursday were searching for two suspects who injured six people in a shooting in South Los Angeles.
Police say at least four people were killed and several others were wounded in a series of Labor Day shootings throughout South Los Angeles.