Pacoima car crash kills 1, traps 2 inside vehicles

One person died and two people were trapped inside vehicles after a traffic collision in Pacoima Sunday night, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The department did not offer the name, age or any other information about the person who died, but the LAFD did provide information about those who were injured. While the […]

East Los Angeles man shares details of COVID-19 fight that nearly killed him

Ruben Gonzalez of East Los Angeles said he’s “very lucky” to be alive after a bout with a severe form of COVID-19 earlier this year. Gonzalez, 51, said once he got sick in January, his wife insisted on taking him to the hospital, and if he’d waited another day to get care, his doctors don’t […]

Family of man killed in DUI crash calls for tougher punishments

The family of a 53-year-old man who was killed by a woman who was driving while intoxicated is publicly calling for tougher punishments for those convicted of DUI. Jordan Figueroa, daughter of Eduardo Gutierrez, who was killed in while riding his motorcycle in Riverside County last August, said that the driver was sentenced to a […]

Third Marine slain in Afghanistan bombing laid to rest

Lance Cpl. Dylan Merola, of Rancho Cucamonga, was buried on Saturday at Forest Lawn Covina Hills. Merola, who was killed in a bombing in Afghanistan last month, is the third and final Marine from Southern California to be laid to rest. Previous remembrances were held for Lance Cpl. Kareem Nikoui and Cpl. Hunter Lopez, who […]

More than 200 COVID-19 outbreaks have affected police, fire agencies in Los Angeles County

Public health officials have identified more than 200 coronavirus outbreaks at police or fire agencies throughout Los Angeles County since the start of the pandemic, according to data obtained by the Los Angeles Times. The 211 outbreaks, accounting for more than 2,500 cases between March 2020 and last month, represent 9% of total workplace outbreaks […]

North Hollywood man struck and killed by hit-and-run driver: LAPD

A 55-year-old North Hollywood man is dead after he was struck by a van while he was walking across the street Saturday night. The man, whose identity police are withholding pending notification of kin, was hit by a dark van at 9:43 p.m. while he was crossing Oxnard Street mid-block east of Farmdale Avenue, according […]

1 killed after SUV veers off 405 Freeway, crashes into pole near Sepulveda Pass

A man was killed early Sunday morning when the SUV he was driving veered off the northbound 405 Freeway, just north of Mulholland Drive, and crashed into a freeway pole, police said. The crash occurred north of Mulholland Drive just after 2:45 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol. The driver was traveling northbound in a Nissan […]

Two-car crash leaves pedestrian dead, another injured in Pico-Union

A two-car crash left a pedestrian dead and another person injured Saturday night in the Pico-Union neighborhood of Los Angeles, officials said. The crash happened just before 11:30 p.m. near the intersection of West 15th Street and Normandie Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Authorities said the two drivers are believed to have […]

L.A. Rams take on Tampa Bay Bucs at SoFi Stadium

Two undefeated teams are set to square off on Sunday when the Los Angeles Rams take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood.  The Rams have won eight of their last 10 home games against Tampa Bay. The Buccaneers, meanwhile, have won each of their last eight away games. The Rams have won […]

Runners take over the streets of Pasadena for the return of the Rose Bowl half marathon, 5K

Thousands of runners took over the streets of Pasadena Sunday morning for the Rose Bowl half marathon and 5K event. The course began at the Rose Bowl and traversed the Colorado Street Bridge before it headed through Old Pasadena and back to the Rose Bowl. The event, which is run by the McCourt Foundation, is […]