Friday, October 28, 2016

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Vehicles collide in Elysian Park

Photo by Jennifer Deines

Four vehicles, including a Recreation & Parks Department truck, crashed on Stadium Way in Elysian Park this morning, according to Eastsider readers.   No one appeared to be hurt, said Jennifer Deines, who took photos of the scene. Damaged vehicles were spread across the traffic lanes ... Read More »

Police shoot man in Echo Park [updated]

Onlookers on Sunset Boulevard

ECHO PARK — One man was shot by police early this morning after officers came upon a fight in the 1400 block of Sunset Boulevard, according to the LAPD. The shooting took place at about 1 a.m. after officers got out of their vehicle and saw ... Read More »

Water line break disrupts Silver Lake traffic

Photo by Craig Collins

SILVER LAKE — Traffic lanes were shut blocked after an apparent water main break this afternoon on Glendale Boulevard near Earl Street.  Residents said it appeared that a portion of southbound Glendale was blocked as crews made repairs, forcing motorists to take detours. More Silver Lake stories Got a ... Read More »

Echo Park homicide victim identified

Memorial for shooting victim

ECHO PARK -- The man who was shot dead Monday night near Mohawk and Montana streets, has been identified as 36-year-old William Perea, said Detective Andrew St. Pierre with the LAPD Northeast Division. Read More »