| Nov 22, 2014
| 11:31 AM
A 40-year-old man was killed early Saturday morning after crashing his motorcycle into a hydrant and light pole in Burbank, officials said.
Around 2:40 a.m., a Burbank police officer patrolling the area of Alameda Avenue and Buena Vista Street noticed...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 4:27 PM
What turned out to be two separate multiple-vehicle accidents closed a pair of lanes on the Golden State (5) Freeway in Burbank for more than an hour Saturday afternoon.
A Sig Alert was lifted around 4:25 p.m. for the No. 3 and 4 lanes on the southbound...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:48 PM
A Burbank woman pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that she rammed her vehicle into three cars while intoxicated in back-to-back hit-and-run collisions last week, and assaulted one of the drivers, authorities said.
Graciela Rivas, who turned 30 on...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:38 PM
The 19-year-old driver in the off-roading car crash that claimed the lives of three Burbank teens, including himself, had alcohol and hydrocodone in his system at the time of the accident, according to a newly released coroner’s report.
| Nov 3, 2014
| 3:35 PM
A 7-year-old boy was hospitalized Sunday after he was struck by a suspected drunk driver while riding his bike in Burbank, police said.
The driver, identified as 67-year-old Daniel Fajardo of North Hollywood, was driving in the area of Magnolia Boulevard...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:03 PM
A 39-year-old Oxnard man was arrested early Sunday morning after crashing a vehicle into a fence at Valley Skate Park while allegedly driving drunk, police said.
Officers were dispatched to the park, located at 1600 N. Valley St., at 2:22 a.m., where a...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Friends and family members gathered on Sunday to remember the five young people who lost their lives in a fiery car wreck in Burbank last September.
A year ago from last Sunday, Malak Hariri, 19, Stephen Stoll, 23, Sugey Cuevas, 19, Sameer Nevarez, 18,...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The deaths of three Burbank teens killed in a car collision in Santa Clarita last week have been ruled accidental and were caused by blunt trauma, Los Angeles County coroner’s officials said Monday.
The collision occurred early Friday morning, when...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:19 PM
After five of her best friends died in a car wreck, Vanessa Lanza made a pledge.
She'd never allow herself, or others, to drink and drive.
As of Tuesday, nearly 600 people had joined Lanza's online vow, in which she asked friends, classmates,...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Two burglars wound up in the hospital Wednesday morning after allegedly breaking into a car in Burbank and initiating a high-speed chase that ended with the stolen vehicle crashing on a freeway off-ramp.
The Burbank Police Department responded to a...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Burbank marked a busy, busy year in 2013. The City Council welcomed a new member and ushered out a five-term councilman. Many of the top positions in city government — police chief, fire chief and city manager — were either hired or had...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The number of alcohol- and drug-related car crashes dropped in 2013 when compared to the previous year, while the number of arrests made for driving under the influence spiked, police reported this week.
In 2013, there were 557 drunk or drugged driving...