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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Accident

Fatal Echo Park crash remains under investigation

Memorial to Echo Park crash victims

ECHO PARK —   Police have released a few more details about Sunday’s fatal crash that left two elderly women dead. But the cause of the crash has yet to be determined. The two women, ages  78 and 81,  suffered blunt force trauma to the head and ... Read More »

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 »

Female pedestrian killed in Cypress Park hit-and-run

Collision took place near San Fernando Road and Loosemore Street

CYPRESS PARK — A female pedestrian was killed early Thursday morning after she was struck by two vehicles on San Fernando Road north of Loosemore Street, the LAPD said.  The driver of the primary vehicle involved in the collision left the scene but the other motorist remained ... Read More »

Freight train hits woman in Cypress Park

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CYPRESS PARK — A woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a freight train tonight, the L.A. Fire Department said on Twitter. An eastbound Union Pacific train hit the female pedestrian in the 500 block of N. San Fernando Road near the Cypress ... Read More »

Silver Lake crash victim identified

silver lake crash memorial

SILVER LAKE — The motorcyclist who was killed Saturday in a collision on Sunset Boulevard was identified as 28-year-old Richard Dodds of Los Angeles, according to Kelli Blanchard, an investigator with the county coroner. Dodds and a passenger were riding westbound on Sunset at about noon when ... Read More »

Man dies after 2 Freeway crash in Glassell Park

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GLASSELL PARK –– An early morning collision on the southbound 2 Freeway at San Fernando Road left one man dead and prompted the closure of traffic lanes for about three hours. The collision was reported shortly after 4 a.m. when the driver of a Toyota Corolla lost ... Read More »

Vehicle bursts into flame after Silver Lake crash

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SILVER LAKE — One person was injured after a vehicle crashed and burst into flames early this morning near Glendale Boulevard and Baxter Street. A video of the fire posted on YouTube shows the vehicle in flames next to the playground of St. Teresa of Avila ... Read More »