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"An investigation into a fatal car versus pedestrian accident in south Los Angeles last night it's ongoing because one of the drivers failed to stop after it struck the body of a sixty year old woman that woman Elvira version was killed when she ran across century Boulevard at mid block after buying food from a truck she was just feet away from completing the crossing and getting to the sidewalk which she was struck by a Toyota corolla which stops seconds later but then a white Chevy pickup truck ran over the body and kept going seconds after that a red kia soul struck the woman's body and pulled over and stopped LAPD sergeant John Offenburg says as a result the truck drivers facing criminal charges right now it's going to be it's obviously a felony hit and run and that driver be subject to whatever the penalties related to that would be police are still enhancing video of the accident of arresting witnesses to come forward to see if anyone got a look at the license plate of the truck as it sped off or does the driver who was involved at LAPD self traffic division P. them a tree okay and extend seventy newsradio it's five oh eight Long Beach known for its seven thousand magnolia trees but that number could be greatly reduced in the coming years one thousand trees are infested with what's called tulip tree scale insects and those trees may need to be removed you see the bug suck up tree sap they distort growth and they sometimes even kill the trees the also secreted dark sticky substance that coats lawn sidewalks and even cars some streets are covered with the tar like substance and some people say they can't even walk their dogs in those areas city officials want to study the problem. a man who owns an inspection a building inspection business has accused the Los element of school board of nepotism the complaint comes after the board awarded a contract of nearly a million dollars to the father of the district official Yusef Toby says his company submitted a bid to provide classroom inspections at the house high school Los elementos high school but that a competitor got the job even though that bid was higher. a company that used endorsements from some southern California real estate celebrities to help push its house flipping seminars has been forced to halt those training sessions because of what the government says were false claims CBS Tuesday after win has more on the action against the Utah based company Zurich the Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint saying the pricey real estate classes were misleading and bogus and now court has agreed to put a stop to them the company's endorses have included Orange County real estate investors car act tarmac and Christina Luzon they host the popular HD TV show flip or flop the Federal Trade Commission says Zurich's has use deceptive promises of easy money to lure people down a path that could lead them in some serious debt. okay we don't have any confirmation yet from Amazon but there is word that the huge online retailers about to open some brick and mortar grocery stores in Los Angeles the Wall Street journal says Amazon already send leases to do business at more than a dozen locations in the LA area it says the company's first grocery store will open possibly before the end of the year in Woodland Hills and it will be quickly followed by another store in studio city. P. genies says it might cut power to about twelve thousand customers in parts of northern California because of potential fire danger the utility says it's monitoring weather conditions and may shut off power imparts a view to Plumas and Yuba county starting tonight when the winds are expected to pick up a few counties where the wild fire that was blamed on P. Jeannie transmission lines killed eighty five people last year that devastated the town of paradise. we have a crash shown in west LA on the ten east bound connector to the four oh five south we're gonna have more on this in a full look at your freeways coming up in less than four minutes right now it's five eleven it all starts with just one thing ask the temperatures cool down remove window air conditioners breakup leaves instead of using a leaf blower and be sure your furnace is clean and operating efficiently find."