Teen Skateboarder Killed In Monterey Park Hit-And-Run

MONTEREY PARK (CBSLA) — A 14-year-old boy was killed Monday while riding his skateboard in Monterey Park, and police need help to find two vehicles whose drivers may have witnessed the crash. Joshua Madrid was struck by a car at about 9:20 p.m. while crossing Atlantic Boulevard on his skateboard, according to police. Madrid was…

2 Dead Following Multi-Vehicle Crash In Westminster

WESTMINSTER (CBSLA) — Two people were killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Westminster Thursday evening. The reported head-on collision occurred around 4 p.m. on Beach Boulevard and Hazard Avenue. One of the drivers suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the same vehicle died later at a hospital. Two…

Mercedes Crashes Into Tree Near UC Irvine; 3 Dead

IRVINE (CBSLA) — Three people were killed and a fourth injured early Friday after a car slammed into a tree in Irvine and caught fire. The crash happened at about 1:45 a.m. in the intersection of Harvard Avenue and University Drive, not far from UC Irvine. Firefighters and police officers responding to the crash found…

Man Killed In Florence Area Hit-And-Run

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Police are searching Thursday for the driver who struck and killed a man and took off in the Florence area. The man was struck by a car at about 9:20 p.m. Wednesday on Avalon between 81st and 82nd streets by a car going south on Avalon. He was rushed to a…

Motorcyclist killed by SUV in Merced Thursday afternoon

A motorcyclist was killed Thursday afternoon in Merced after being involved in a collision with an SUV. At approximately 6:44 p.m., the Merced area California Highway Patrol responded to the 2000 block of Ashby Road for reports of a vehicle vs a Motorcycle. Officers arrived and located a motorcycle rider along with volunteer firefighters providing…