Several Hospitalized in Hit-and-Run Accident on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
LOS ANGELES, CA (November 15, 2022) – Saturday night, Steven Weems was arrested following a hit-and-run crash on Trinity Street.
The incident happened just after 8:20 p.m. near the 3830 block of Trinity Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
According to police, they attempted to pull over a Porsche Cayenne SUV that was driven by 23-year-old Weems. Weems did not pull over and instead drove through a carnival barricade, injuring six people in the process.
First responders arrived at the scene and transported the injured victims to a local hospital for treatment. Meanwhile, police arrested Weems and booked him on a felony hit-and-run charge. He is being held on a $50,000 bail.
At this time, the identities of the injured victims are not available. Additionally, police have not released any further details regarding the hit-and-run crash. However, officials will provide more information once it becomes available.
A driver must stop and take specific actions when involved in a motor vehicle accident that results in property damage or injury to another party. If you ever get involved in an accident, call 911 and render aid to anyone who may be injured while waiting for the police to arrive. Remain at the scene. If able, exchange particulars with the other parties involved and document the crash.
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