Echo Park woman among victims of tour bus crash; city to test “rubbery asphalt”

Debs Park | Katrina Alexy

Debs Park | Katrina Alexy

MOrning Report

  • Ana Gomez de Magallon of Echo Park was one of the 13 people who died in the crash of a tour bus returning from a casino in Thermal. The 71-year-old native of El Salvador made weekly trips to Red Earth Casino, said her niece, Yajaira Gomez. “She loved to go gambling.” Daily News
  • The city will be testing a “rubbery asphalt” that includes ground-up tires as part of a new approach to resurface streets in the poorest conditions. KPCC
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