Friday, May 22, 2015

Eastside 911

LAFD responds to Elysian Valley crash

Crash at Stadium Way and Riverside Drive

ELYSIAN VALLEY —  At least two vehicles collided this morning  near Riverside Drive near Stadium Way. Jennifer Deines snapped photo the scene after 8 a.m. after LAFD had arrived on the scene. No word on injuries but Deines said they appeared to be minor. Read More »

Power out in Echo Park [updated @ 7 pm]

Echo Park coffee house left in the dark - still serving coffee if you got cash

ECHO PARK -- About 2,600 L.A. DWP customers in the Echo Park area have lost power this afternoon, according to an agency spokesman. The outage, first reported around 3:30 p.m., has disrupted electrical service to a wide swath of the neighborhood, ranging from Laguna Avenue near Echo Park Lake to Park Drive next to Elysian Park. Read More »

A busy week for Boyle Heights & East L.A. vehicle thieves

Click on map for details. |CrimeMapping.com

Looks like Eastside car and truck thieves decided to spend most of their time in Boyle Heights and East L.A. during the last week, when about 30 vehicles were stolen, according to CrimeMapping.com. In addition, there were several vehicle break-ins as well. At least eight cars ... Read More »