EXPOSITION PARK (CBSLA.com) — A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy was involved in a car crash near the USC campus Wednesday night.
Police said Raymond Chacon was driving eastbound on Exposition Boulevard when a sheriff’s patrol car got in front of his minivan.READ MORE: Hot Housing Market Driving Up Home Prices Across Southland
Chacon, who was on his way home from work, said he couldn’t avoid slamming into the car.READ MORE: California Will Keep Mask Mandate In Place Until June 15
“I was driving eastbound when the sheriff came from the left…with no siren…and came right in front of me. I had no chance to stop,” he said.
Chacon said someone was who was detained in the back seat of the deputy’s car was screaming after the accident.MORE NEWS: Family Of George Floyd Joins Family Of Anthony McClain, Of Pasadena, Who Was Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting
KCAL9’s Suzie Suh said that person and the deputy were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.