ELYSIAN VALLEY-- A fatal motorcycle crash tonight has shut down the transition road from the southbound 2 Freeway to the southbound 5 Freeway, reports the CHP. A SigAlert was declared at about 6 p.m., with officials expecting the transition road to be closed for at least two hours.
EL SERENO -- The L.A. DWP has restored water service to a section of El Sereno after a hit-and-run driver struck several several park cars, one of which sheared off a fire hydrant reports NBC LA. No injuries were reported in the collision.
CYPRESS PARK — One man was transported to a hospital tonight after a vehicle crashed into a power pole and fire hydrant, sending a gusher of water into the air. LAFD reported that electrical wires were down and there was some street flooding near the 2600 block of N. Roseview Avenue following the collision, which took place at about 10 p.m.
ECHO PARK — A woman was momentarily trapped in her SUV after the vehicle collided with a compact car and rolled over on Sunset Boulevard near Everett Street during the evening rush hour. Bystanders helped the woman climb out of the black SUV that had flipped ... Read More »
ECHO PARK – A Good Samaritan came to the assistance of a family whose van was involved in a traffic collision on Sunset Boulevard this afternoon The man emerged from his black SUV to help the family and pull a child out of the van that ... Read More »
EL SERENO -- A man in his 20s died early this morning after his car struck a pole on Eastern Avenue near Druid Street in a solo-vehicle crash, reports CBS2. Read More »
HIGHLAND PARK — A collision between two vehicles in the 5600 block of Baltimore Street tonight has left five people suffering from injuries described as ranging from minor to critical, according to a preliminary LAFD report. The crash was reported shortly before 6 p.m. No further ... Read More »
HIGHLAND PARK — The City Council on Friday is scheduled to vote on issuing a $50,000 reward in connection with the fatal hit-and-run of a 57-year-old woman who was rundown by a driver who might have been distracted by his mobile phone. Gloria Ortiz was walking ... Read More »
ECHO PARK — Police apprehended the driver of a pick-up truck early this evening that was involved in multiple collisions and a police pursuit through rush-hour traffic, leaving at least one person injured, several vehicles damaged and two major streets shut down. One resident said the ... Read More »
GLASSELL PARK — A motorcyclist was fatally injured this afternoon in a collision with a car near Eagle Rock Boulevard and Avenue 42. The victim was pronounced dead at Huntington Memorial Hospital, said Sgt. Kevin Custard with the LAPD’s Central Traffic Division. Detectives are trying to ... Read More »