*Time* – 3:30am *Location* – 91 west at Bellflower, Bellflower *Handling Agencies* – CHP, LAPD
A yellow taxi van smashed into the back of a white car trapping the male driver and female passenger. The two victims were both trapped for about 30 – 40 minutes while LACOFD used “The Jaws of Life” to rescue them. The doors and roof were cut off to free the two victims. The female was forced down to the floor and trapped in a odd position. Per scanner traffic both trapped victims are considered critical condition and were transported with broken backs amongst other injuries.
The male taxi driver was transported with minor injuries. The crash is under investigation. Per a witness the white car slowed for a previous crash. All lanes are shut down at the time of this feed