Motorist Dies at Scene of Solo Car Crash

August 10, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

HIGHLAND PARK (CNS) – A 29-year-old motorist in Highland Park was killed Saturday when he crashed his car into a power pole.

The motorist, driving a 1996 Acura Integra, was going northbound on Figueroa Street near Avenue 62 at 2:20 a.m. when he lost control of the car, left the roadway and struck a power pole, said Officer Rosario Herrera of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section.

The motorist, the lone occupant in his vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, Herrera said.

Man Killed When Jeep Overturns on 710 Freeway

July 20, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

BELL GARDENS (CNS) – Authorities Monday identified a motorist who was killed when his Jeep crashed and overturned on the northbound Long Beach (710) Freeway in Bell Gardens.

Hugo Pereyra, 26, of Los Angeles died at the scene of the solo vehicle crash, which occurred about 5 a.m. Sunday at Florence Avenue, said coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter.

California Highway Patrol officers found the 1994 Jeep Cherokee on its roof in the number four lane of traffic.

Anyone with information on the crash was urged to call the CHP’s East Los Angeles Area office at (323) 980-4600.

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