Lakewood Woman Dies in Crash in Long Beach
A 40-ear-old Lakewood woman was killed and a man was rushed to a nearby hospital after their car crashed into a tree in Downtown Long Beach Saturday morning.
According to police, a 51-year-old man was driving a 1994 Buick Le Sabre was fleeing a previous car accident just a few blocks away, when he lost control and collided his Buick into a parked car and finally ramming into a tree and gas line,
Police responded to the scene at roughly 10:49 a.m., in the area of 10th Street and Long Beach Boulevard.
The driver of the Buick did not have a valid driver’s license and was not insured. It is unsure at this time if drugs or alcohol contributed to this collision, police say.