Authorities were investigating the discovery Monday of three vehicles located off a canyon road in Glendora.
The recall covers vehicles sold in the US, Canada and Mexico.
Officials also said the child was in a car seat at the time of the accident.
“I’ve been around here 35 years, I’ve seen a lot of accidents,” Moose Rodriguez said, “but nothing like this.
U.S. safety regulators are warning owners of more than 4.7 million vehicles that have been recalled for air bag problems to get them repaired immediately.
Owners of 400 flood damaged vehicles at UCLA Tuesday got access to their cars for the first time in a week.
Crews worked overtime Friday to remove vehicles from a flooded parking structure at UCLA.
General Motors recalling 3.2 million additional cars in the US for ignition switch problems.
Six people were injured — two critically — during a three-vehicle crash in Northridge Sunday afternoon.
Police are looking for suspects who vandalized at least 53 cars in Lancaster and 30 more in Costa Mesa early Sunday.
Several vehicles were on fire at a wrecking yard in Wilmington Wednesday afternoon.
Authorities Friday said one person was killed and a second injured in a collision involving two vehicles and a school bus in Pico Rivera.
A California district attorney has reached a $16 million settlement with Toyota Motor Corp. over a safety recall of vehicles that were at risk for unintended acceleration.
Police are asking for the public’s help Wednesday in identifying three suspects who allegedly involved in a series of auto burglaries.
Four people have been temporarily displaced following an overnight fire in Pasadena that caused an estimated $200,000 in damage.