1 dead, 3 hurt in Bellflower crash that included 6 cars

One person was killed and three others were injured following a six-car crash in Bellflower Saturday evening, authorities said.

The incident was reported at about 6:30 p.m. at 17829 S. Lakewood Blvd., which is a couple of blocks south of Artesia Boulevard.

Of the six cars involved, four were parked, said Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Kimberly Alexander.

According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, paramedics transported one patient to a local hospital while the three other patients were transported by basic ambulances.

Officials could not provide more details on the nature of the crash or the injuries and fatality.

The incident is still under investigation.

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Stephanie Rivera is the community engagement editor for the Long Beach Post. After graduating from CSULB with a degree in journalism, Stephanie worked for Patch Latino and City News Service before coming to the Long Beach Post in 2015.
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