Five Hospitalized after Two-Vehicle Crash on Beverly Boulevard near Western Avenue
KOREATOWN, CA (November 22, 2019) – Five people suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Beverly Boulevard, Friday morning.
According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, the incident happened at about 5:00 AM. A westbound BMW allegedly ran a red light and then struck a northbound Acura at Western Avenue.
Firefighters arrived and found two cars, one wrapped around a light pole, and several people trapped. Crews had to extricate the vehicles’ occupants from the wreckage before they could be taken to the hospital. Two people were in critical condition, two in serious condition and one in fair condition.
Officials continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
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