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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Accident

Car takes a tumble on Echo Park’s steep Baxter Street

ECHO PARK ––   Authorities spent this morning dealing with a car that flipped over on Baxter Street,  which climbs up and down some of the neighborhood’s steepest hills.  Resident Michael Wickstrom said the driver was pulled out of the vehicle after the crash, which took ... Read More »

Man dies in El Sereno crash on Valley Boulevard

EL SERENO — A driver was killed this afternoon after his vehicle struck a light pole while traveling eastbound on Valley Boulevard near Cyril Avenue, police said. The victim, described as a male Latino, was declared dead at the scene of the crash, which took place at ... Read More »

Car flips over on Echo Park Avenue

ECHO PARK — Firefighters were at the scene of a crash this afternoon that left a car upside down in the 1800 block of Echo Park Avenue. Chris Reynolds sent in a photo of the scene at about 2:30 p.m. No word  on what caused the ... Read More »

Fatal Echo Park crash remains under investigation

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

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

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 »