Posted Jan. 2, 2015, 9:02 am
Drunken driving did not appear to be a factor in a car crash in the McClure Tunnel in Santa Monica on Friday night, according to authorities.
Posted Dec. 26, 2015, 8:14 am
A man suspected of stealing a vehicle from the area served by the Los Angeles Police Department's Olympic Station was spotted in that area this morning and led officers on a pursuit to East Los Angeles and then Santa Monica, authorities said.
Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 10:22 am
An apparent vehicle fire on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway just north of the Santa Monica (10) Freeway in West Los Angeles is causing a heavy backup for northbound 405 traffic. Fire crews appear to have doused the blaze.
Posted Jul. 20, 2015, 9:25 am
A Culver City man was killed this morning in a fiery multiple vehicle crash that closed the eastbound Santa Monica (10) Freeway for several hours in the Mid-City area, authorities said.
Posted Jun. 18, 2015, 4:03 pm
Traffic turned into a nightmare today in West Los Angeles as President Barack Obama was driven through town en route to the first of two Democratic National Committee fundraisers.
Posted Feb. 27, 2015, 8:12 am
All westbound lanes of the Santa Monica (10) Freeway in Santa Monica and northbound lanes of Pacific Coast Highway were temporarily closed this morning for a death investigation.
Posted Dec. 24, 2014, 9:02 am
A motorcyclist was injured this morning in a collision with a vehicle on the La Brea Avenue onramp to the eastbound Santa Monica (10) Freeway, the California Highway Patrol said.
Posted Nov. 16, 2014, 9:09 am
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the westbound Santa Monica Freeway (I-10) 4th and 5th Streets off-ramp starting today, Nov. 16 to Friday, Nov. 20 daily from 10 pm to 5:30 am to repave the ramp.
Posted Nov. 15, 2014, 9:07 am
A body was found Friday in a wash near a Santa Monica (10) Freeway off-ramp in the Mid-City area.
Posted Nov. 8, 2014, 8:59 am
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the westbound Santa Monica Freeway (I-10) 4th and 5th Streets off-ramp from Sunday, Nov. 16 to Friday, Nov. 20 daily from 8 pm to 5:30 am to repave the ramp.
Posted Aug. 3, 2014, 8:50 am
A 46-year-old man was killed and six other people were injured in a two-car crash today on the Santa Monica (10) Freeway in the Palms area of West Los Angeles.
Posted Jun. 8, 2014, 9:27 am
The Santa Monica Firefighters Association has established a Fund to assist the Looney Family that was involved in Friday’s tragic crash in Santa Monica’s McClure Tunnel.
Posted Jun. 8, 2014, 9:19 am
The CHP today blamed a truck driver for excessive speed at a blind curve, and causing the Santa Monica freeway tunnel crash that killed a 2-year-old boy from Las Vegas.
Posted Jun. 7, 2014, 10:43 am
Skid marks and remnants of firefighting foam mark the spot in the McClure Tunnel where a two-year-old boy was killed in a crash between two trucks and the minivan he was riding in.
Posted Jun. 6, 2014, 2:26 pm
At least one person was killed and six others injured today when two big rigs and a minivan crashed in the McClure Tunnel linking the Santa Monica (10) Freeway and Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica, authorities said.
Posted May. 7, 2014, 9:16 am
A man was hospitalized with major injuries today following a rollover accident on the 10 Freeway in Santa Monica, and the woman who was driving the vehicle in which the victim was traveling has been booked on suspicion of DUI, authorities said today.
Posted Apr. 23, 2014, 9:39 am
The northbound 405 Freeway lanes will close between the 10 Freeway and Santa Monica Boulevard in West Los Angeles tonight, April 23 at midnight to 5 am Thursday, April 24.
Posted Jan. 29, 2014, 10:00 am
All westbound 10 Freeway lanes in Santa Monica will close this Thursday night for six hours of maintenance work, according to an alert from Caltrans.
Posted Sep. 15, 2013, 11:45 am
The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed early Saturday morning in a fiery car crash on the 10 Freeway in Santa Monica as 19-year-old Bell resident Giovanny Soto, according to NBC.
Posted Sep. 14, 2013, 1:27 pm
A fiery car collision claimed one life on the 10 Freeway Saturday morning in Santa Monica, according to authorities and news reports.
Posted Aug. 11, 2013, 9:10 am
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close portions of the Pacific Coast Highway and 10 Freeway in Santa Monica to repair damaged pavement inside of the McClure Tunnel.
Posted Jun. 29, 2013, 9:34 am
Los Angeles resident Philip Ruiz Jr., 20, has been identified by authorities as the man killed Friday on the 10 Freeway in Santa Monica in an accident caused by a suspected drunk wrong-way driver, according to reports.
Posted Jun. 28, 2013, 9:48 am
A fatal accident occurred at 1:15 am Friday morning on the 10 Freeway just inside Santa Monica city limits with a possible drunk driver behind the wheel driving the wrong way, according to the LA Times.
Posted Oct. 6, 2012, 3:09 am
Santa Monica residents who commute across the Westside be warned: President Obama arrives in town Sunday and is expected to shut down major streets during his two-day visit.
Posted Sep. 28, 2012, 6:39 am
Ramps along the 10-mile closure area of the 405 Freeway between the 10 and 101 freeways will begin to be shut down for "Carmageddon II" as early as 7 p.m. tonight and closure of individual freeway lanes will begin at 10 p.m. to ensure full freeway closure by midnight.