5 Hurt, 1 Arrested after Rollover Crash on Imperial Highway [Downey, CA]
5 Hospitalized after Violent Accident near Paramount Boulevard
DOWNEY, CA (September 21, 2021) -Saturday morning, 5 people were hurt and one was arrested after a rollover crash on Imperial Highway.
Officers responded to the crash just after 1:00 a.m., at the intersection of Imperial Highway and Paramount Boulevard. Upon arrival, authorities discovered at least three vehicles in the wreckage.
Allegedly, two of the vehicles were street racing prior to the deadly incident, according to Downey Police.
Later on, investigators revealed that a dark-colored vehicle overturned onto its roof. In addition, a white sedan with significant damage and a pickup truck were also located.
Following preliminary duties, authorities arrested one person for suspicion of felony reckless driving and hit-and-run.
Downey police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the rollover crash.
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