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Pedestrian Struck and Killed on the 5 Freeway

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A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed on the morning of November 23, 2020. According to the California Highway Patrol, the victim, a man whose age and identity have not been released, was walking in the lanes at the Terra Bella Street onramp to the Southbound 5 Freeway... Read more »

The Best Running Gear 2018

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Runners in southern California are very fortunate that they can indulge all year around. It makes for great fitness levels, whether you run along the beach, in the Los Angeles hills, or just get your running cardio in around your neighborhood. What’s the best gear and accessories for runners this... Read more »

4 Students Struck by Car Near Paramount High School

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Four unidentified children survived a frightening accident near their school. At around 3 p.m. on March 19, 2018, the four students were struck by a car near the Paramount High School Senior campus. All four victims were taken to local hospitals for medical attention. The Paramount school district is cooperating... Read more »

Los Alamitos Crash Injures Four Pedestrians, Driver

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A car reportedly hit four pedestrians in Los Alamitos on Wednesday, October 11, critically injuring them. The vehicle then entered the drive-through area of a Chase Bank, nearly hitting the building. The crash occurred in the vicinity of Ball Road and Bloomfield Street. Two of the injured were said to... Read more »

When Music Kills: A Closer Look at Distracted Walking

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In Los Angeles and throughout California, pedestrians who are distracted by their headphones and earphones aren’t as capable of identifying hazards and reacting appropriately. This leads to serious injuries and sometimes, fatalities. The exponential growth of technology incorporated into everyday life has proven hazardous in many ways. Distracted driving accidents... Read more »

L. A. Sidewalk Crash Injures Eight

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A van careened into a group of Los Angeles sidewalk diners on Sunday afternoon, injuring at least eight people, one critically. The van went over a curb and struck diners at The Fish Spot, a popular eatery in the city’s Mid-Wilshire district. While the diners were protected by a white... Read more »