NORWALK (CBSLA) — Two people were killed early Monday in a fiery crash, and one man was arrested for a possible DUI.
The crash involving two cars carrying seven people happened just after 1 a.m. in the northbound lanes, at Rosecrans Avenue, in Norwalk.READ MORE: 20-Year-Old Lizandro Diaz Salgado Charged With Rape, Kidnapping and Carjacking One Day After Release From Jail
Police say an Infiniti sedan rear-ended a minivan, making it spin out of control and leaving it facing the wrong direction. Two people in the minivan were killed, and three others – including a child – were hospitalized.READ MORE: Gas Prices On The Rise Across Southern California
The child is reported to be in critical condition.
The driver of the Infiniti was not hurt, and was given a sobriety test before he was arrested on suspicion of DUI. A passenger in the Infiniti was also expected to be OK.MORE NEWS: Federal Officials Reporting Thousands Of 'Breakthrough' COVID-19 Cases Among People Who Are Fully Vaccinated
The northbound lanes were closed for several hours for the fatal crash investigation.
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