Several Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department recruits were injured Wednesday morning when they were struck by a driver in Whittier.
Firefighters identified the victims as Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department recruits, possibly on a training exercise.
The crash was reported at about 6:30 a.m. in the 10600 block of Mills Avenue. Video showed a heavily damaged SUV on a nearby sidewalk near a downed light pole.
Details about what led to the crash and the condition of the driver were not immediately available.