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Street racing may be cause of deadly LA crash

Street racing may be to blame for a deadly crash in the Mid-City area of Los Angeles Sunday afternoon.

April 24, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Street racing may be to blame for a deadly crash in the Mid-City area of Los Angeles.

It happened just after 5 p.m. Sunday, at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Cochran Avenue.

Police said a Nissan may have been involved in a speed race with another car, before it crashed into a parked big rig. It then bounced off the semi and hit a speeding truck.

The driver of the Nissan died at the hospital. No one else was seriously hurt.