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Suspect Creates Barricade Situation After Allegedly Striking Pedestrian With Car In South Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES ( —  A suspect who reportedly holed up in a barricade situation after hitting a pedestrian with his car has been taken into custody, authorities said.

The driver is accused of hitting a woman and then fleeing the scene. The pedestrian reportedly suffered a broken leg in the incident.

There was a heavy police presence at the location, Normandie and 95th Street.

In a separate incident, an alleged drunk driver hit a Sheriff's deputy's vehicle at the scene. That driver was arrested.




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