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Gusher follows fatal accident
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Gulker, Chris
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 24, 1978 reads, "Water gushes from a fire hydrant knocked down by the car of Kinnard Johnson, 21, of Los Angeles, after, according to witnesses, he ran a red light at First Street and Vermont Avenue and broadsided a car driven by Leonard Lindberg, 57, of Glendale. Lindberg died several hours later. Johnson was booked on manslaughter charges."
1 photographic print :b&w ;34 x 22 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Traffic accidents--California--Los Angeles
Hydrants--California--Los Angeles
Traffic accident victims--California--Los Angeles
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
First Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Vermont Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Wilshire Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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