Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies and California Highway patrol officers shut down an illegal street race at 190th and Figueroa streets early Saturday morning, the latest example of a growing problem in several Southland communities.
Sheriff’s deputies and California Highway Patrol officers broke up a street race at an undisclosed location as part of an effort to halt the “growing movement” of illegal street racing and cruising.
“I’ve been around here 35 years, I’ve seen a lot of accidents,” Moose Rodriguez said, “but nothing like this.
CBS2’s Peter Daut also reported that one of the drivers that was racing was apparently drinking and alcohol was found in that vehicle.
Prosecutors Tuesday charged a Sunland man with murder in connection with a fatal street racing crash, authorities said.
A man was arrested Friday for second degree murder following a fatal traffic accident in the San Fernando Valley.
Two adults and a 10-year-old boy were recovering from injuries Tuesday after their vehicle was hit by a SUV involved in a street race.
Speed is being blamed for a crash that killed two people Friday night in Sylmar.
A driver involved in a possible street race fatally struck a 17-year-old boy and injured his brother as they crossed a San Fernando Valley street.
The crash happened just before 10:30 p.m. Thursday in the 5500 block of Washington Boulevard in Commerce, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department said.
Authorities Monday were looking for the driver of a Ford Taurus wanted in connection with a deadly weekend hit-and-run accident in South Los Angeles.
Authorities say two people were killed Sunday morning after a pickup truck ran a red light and slammed into a second vehicle during a hit-and-run crash in the San Gorgonio Pass.
Two men accused of causing a crash that killed a 90-year-old woman on Christmas night were ordered to stand trial Monday.
One woman was killed and six people were injured in the aftermath of a street race in South Gate, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A 5-year-old hit-and-run victim was awake Tuesday, two weeks after the accident in April that nearly killed her.