Boy Killed in Inglewood Crash

The crash happened near Prairie and Grace avenues at 9:46 p.m.

Thursday, Feb 28, 2013  |  Updated 5:41 AM PDT
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Boy Killed in Inglewood Crash

A 5-year-old boy was killed in a crash in Inglewood on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013.

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A 6-year-old boy was killed Wednesday when a car slammed into a pole in Inglewood, police said.

The crash near the intersection of Prairie and Grace avenues was reported at 9:46 p.m., said Inglewood police Lt. Mark Fried.

The man driving the car, in which the child was passenger, was taken to a hospital, but his condition was not immediately available, Fried said.

Police are conducting a criminal investigation in connection with the crash, Fried said.

Correction: A previous version of this article indicated the deceased victim was 5 years old. He was 6. Click here for the updated story.

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