7 Injured, 1 Child Dead After Multi-Car Crash in Azusa

3 vehicles collided with a transit bus, police said

By Christina Cocca and Robert Henry
|  Tuesday, Jul 16, 2013  |  Updated 3:18 AM PDT
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7 Injured, 1 Child Dead in Azusa Crash

A child who was airlifted to the hospital died after multiple cars collided with a bus in Azusa Monday night, police said.

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Police on Tuesday morning were investigating a multi-vehicle crash that left a child dead and several others injured in Azusa, police said.

Three vehicles and a transit bus collided near the corner of Citrus Avenue and Gladstone Street at about 8:40 Monday night, said Sgt. John Madaloni of the Azusa Police Department.

A 5-year-old girl was airlifted to an area hospital where she died, Madaloni said. Seven other people were injured in the crash.

The cause of the crash remained under investigation.

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