Story Details: Time – 7:50am Location – 37th and Broadway Handling Agencies – LAPD, LAFD
Two sisters, 12 and 14, were crossing 37th street when they were struck by a semi driver from Los Morales Trucking. One girl (14) is in critical condition and her younger sister (12) had succumbed to her injuries. Although detectives do not believe the driver was intoxicated at the time of the accident, they are checking the possibility of him being distracted by his cellphone. LAPD and the Mayor’s Office Crisis Team are handling the investigation.