Crime: Driver Flees After Crashing Car Through La Puente Couple’s Home - - PressFrom - US
  •   
  •   
  •   

CrimeDriver Flees After Crashing Car Through La Puente Couple’s Home

17:35  13 may  2019
17:35  13 may  2019 Source:   ktla.com

Driver charged in crash that killed couple heading to wedding in Pittsburgh

Driver charged in crash that killed couple heading to wedding in Pittsburgh Authorities say a truck driver has been charged with vehicular homicide in a fiery crash last fall that killed a couple driving to their wedding in Pittsburgh. State police say 24-year-old Jaspreet Singh Chahal of Frenso, California is also charged with reckless endangering and summary counts including careless and reckless driving in the Nov. 14 crash on Interstate 78. The Reading Eagle reports that police in Berks County allege that he was distracted by a cellphone conversation and didn't see traffic stopped ahead of him before striking another vehicle, killing 35-year-old Kathryn Schurtz of Jersey City, New Jersey and her fiance, 42-year-old Joseph Kearney.

Driver sought after crashing into La Puente home . (FOX 11 / CNS) - A man on Wednesday drove a car into a bedroom where two children were sleeping at a home in La Puente , but no one inside the home was injured and the driver later surrendered.

The driver of a car that crashed into a home in El Monte early Wednesday as a couple was sleeping inside then ran away from the scene, police said. The driver of the car left the scene before authorities arrived, and police discovered the vehicle had been stolen. Zuniga said the owners of the

Driver Flees After Crashing Car Through La Puente Couple’s Home© Credit: OnScene.TV/TNS A car crashed into a La Puente home on May 12, 2019.

A homeowner in La Puente was hospitalized but is OK Monday morning after a car drove into her bedroom and nearly landed on top of her.

The crash occurred just before midnight as the victim was sleeping in her home in the 1000 block of North Molinar Avenue.

The driver of a 2013 BMW M3 lost control and slammed the vehicle through a cinder block wall and into the victim’s bedroom, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Lt. James Long said.

Driver, pet cat escape sinking car after crashing into river

Driver, pet cat escape sinking car after crashing into river A woman was able to save her cat from a sinking vehicle after she crashed her car into the Blackstone River. Blackstone Fire Chief Michael Sweeney said the woman, who is in her 60s, was taken to an area hospital with cuts on her hand, and her cat is also OK. "She's a spunky lady," Sweeney said. "To be able do what she did and get out of that car, she was amazing." According to Sweeney, the woman, who is in her 60s, had just picked up her cat from a groomer when her car went down a steep bank and into the river near the Rhode Island state line. Sweeney said a passerby saw the woman's car go down a steep, 50-foot bank and then saw the vehicle floating down the river.

The driver of this vehicle fled the scene after crashing into a couple ' s bedroom early Tuesday morning, police said. He said the vehicle went off Fair directly into the bedroom of a nearby apartment. The couple who live in the apartment were home at the time of the crash , which occurred

Driver flees after crashing U-Haul truck into Philly bar This video, shot by John Awad, shows the driver of a U-Haul truck running away from the scene after

Grace Fierro said she was thrown from her bed before she realized what had happened.

“I just remember I was on the floor stepping on all the sheetrock,” Fierro said.

David Fierro, who was in another room watching TV at the time, said he could barely see his wife through all of the dust and was unable to get into the bedroom after the crash.

Emergency crews were eventually able to free her and get her to a hospital.

She was later released and told KTLA she was shaken up and left with a bump on her head but otherwise OK. “Thank God that’s all it is. Nothing serious,” Grace Fierro said.

Investigators said it was unclear how fast the car was going, or if it was racing anyone, when it crashed into the home.

The driver is has not been identified and is not yet in custody, however, investigators believe they may know who the person is, Long said.

The driver is likely facing felony hit-and-run charges, and possibly others pending the outcome of the investigation, Long said.

Code enforcement will need to go to the home to determine if it is still inhabitable. The Fierro’s say they have lived in the home for 37 years.

———

©2019 KTLA-TV, Los Angeles

Visit KTLA-TV, Los Angeles at www.ktla.com

Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.

Read More

Wrecker driver leads police to suspect in fatal hit-and-run on I-45.
A wrecker driver led police to the vehicle believed to be involved in a fatal hit-and-run on I-45 late Sunday, 

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 3
This is interesting!