Car plummets off Glendora mountain road; driver critically injured

GLENDORA, Calif.

Rescue crews were called out around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday. They said the driver may have been racing.

He was thrown nearly 150 feet from his car and had to be hoisted to safety by a helicopter.

The victim was rushed to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center with a head injury and fractures.

The exact cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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