The practice, which brings traffic to a standstill, is known as a “sideshow”. While drivers have been performing donuts for decades, the LAPD says that these sideshows only appeared recently, and that they are a problem.
Traffic in South Orange County is going to be even worse than usual over the next three weeks, as significant lane closures are scheduled for weekdays on southbound Interstate 5 at San Juan Capistrano, starting Monday.
Only one lane of the northbound 710 freeway lanes near Compton remains open, backing up traffic after a pursuit resulted in a crash by the suspect vehicle.
An accident involving two big rigs and a tour bus Wednesday shut down several eastbound lanes of the 60 Freeway in Hacienda Heights.
Authorities say two people have died in a head-on collision in Torrance.
Over the 2015 New Year’s Holiday Maximum Enforcement Period, six people were killed in traffic accidents throughout Los Angeles County, while California Highway Patrol officers made 236 arrests for suspicion of DUI, according to statistics announced Tuesday.
Thousands of Southern Californians returning home Sunday from the holiday weekend hit traffic gridlock at LAX and the freeway from Las Vegas back into California.
Experts say Southern California’s freeways have become more congested as the price of gas has plunged to its lowest point in more than five years.
Tens of thousands of bicyclists and pedestrians participating in the city’s eleventh CicLAvia event have a portion of South Los Angeles to themselves Sunday.
A nine-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway could reopen Thursday, days after three mudslides forced its closure.
The LAPD set up a skirmish line before deciding whether or not to declare an unlawful assembly.
A large water main break north of Trancas Canyon has resulted in the closure of Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu.
The Los Angeles Police Department have made mass arrests of demonstrators Wednesday during the third night of protest in response to the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case.
A $10,000 reward has been offered by county officials to help solve a deadly hit-and-run that occurred in Long Beach in September.
A mobile navigation app is firing back Friday, a day after claims surfaced that users were falsely reporting congestion.