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January 14, 1988 | ADRIANNE GOODMAN, Times Staff Writer
A 9-year-old Gardena boy, who had taken a family car for a joy ride Wednesday, led police on a 100-m.p.h. chase that ended when he ran a red light and smashed into another car, killing the driver, authorities said. Officers pulled the boy from the wreckage as "the car burst into flames," Gardena Police Lt. Ross Weddle said. The boy, treated at Martin Luther King Jr.
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March 20, 1988 | From United Press International
State Sen. Art Torres (D-Los Angeles) suffered minor injuries Saturday when a speeding car in which he was a passenger went out of control, smashed into a concrete abutment and overturned. The accident occurred about 4 a.m. at a curve on a four-lane highway in the Hunters Point district, police said. The driver, Roberto Y. Hernandez, 32, of San Francisco was arrested for walking away from the accident scene and for driving under the influence of alcohol.
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March 20, 1988 | From United Press International
State Sen. Art Torres (D-Los Angeles) suffered minor injuries Saturday when a speeding car in which he was a passenger went out of control, smashed into a concrete abutment and overturned. The accident occurred about 4 a.m. at a curve on a four-lane highway in the Hunters Point district, police said. The driver, Roberto Y. Hernandez, 32, of San Francisco was arrested for walking away from the accident scene and for driving under the influence of alcohol.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 14, 1988 | ADRIANNE GOODMAN, Times Staff Writer
A 9-year-old Gardena boy, who had taken a family car for a joy ride Wednesday, led police on a 100-m.p.h. chase that ended when he ran a red light and smashed into another car, killing the driver, authorities said. Officers pulled the boy from the wreckage as "the car burst into flames," Gardena Police Lt. Ross Weddle said. The boy, treated at Martin Luther King Jr.
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