A collision on Monday morning caused several thousand dollars in damage to Manzanillo Mexican Restaurant. A car plowed through the front door of the Canyon Country business, breaking tables and chairs and injuring the restaurant owner.
Ghisan Omar Monsour, 28, of Oakland, was killed Monday night on Interstate 5 after he collided into the rear end of a tractor trailer. Hugo Torres, 34, of Inglewood, who was driving the truck, had stopped in the #3 lane because of construction.
Distracted driving can affect anyone who owns a cell phone or anyone sharing the road with a motorist using their cell phone. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and the CHP is cracking down on those texting and driving.
With two rainstorms forecast for the second half of this week, Sheriff's Department deputies and Southern California Edison officials are warning residents of potential safety hazards on the road and in the home.
CHP officers responded to reports of an abandoned vehicle Friday morning. The vehicle had apparently come off of Lake Hughes Road and rolled 150 feet, coming to rest on the main boat ramp east of Castaic Lake. The incident is still under investigation.