One individual was killed and 4 others had been severely injured after a violent crash in Westwood on Saturday evening.
Los Angeles police acquired experiences of a significant collision on the 1500 block of S. Sepulveda Boulevard round 6 p.m.
Arriving officers discovered two automobiles on the scene with 5 folks concerned. Two victims had been trapped contained in the wrecked automobiles — one in every automobile — and required extrication.
These two victims had been transported to a regional trauma middle in grave situation. A 3rd sufferer was taken to the hospital in critical situation.
Citizen pictures from the scene present a white sedan and a crimson sedan each fully wrecked from the collision. The affect pushed the crimson sedan right into a grassy space off the primary street whereas the white sedan appeared to have spun out.
Particles from the crash was scattered throughout the roadway as a big presence of regulation enforcement and fireplace crews surrounded the crash website.
Two good Samaritans who tried to assist free the trapped victims sustained minor accidents earlier than authorities arrived. They declined therapy or transport for these accidents.
The reason for the lethal crash stays unknown as authorities examine the scene.
All northbound and southbound lanes on Sepulveda Boulevard will stay closed till LAPD operations are full. Drivers within the space ought to plan an alternate route of journey to keep away from heavy site visitors delays.
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