A 23-year-old man died after being thrown from the hood of a automobile throughout a surprising street rage confrontation in Los Angeles that started as a minor fender-bender.
Angel Demarcos was driving his Dodge Challenger together with his girlfriend within the passenger seat Thursday once they had been side-swiped by a Kia Optima. Demarcos then signaled the car to tug over, NBC4 reported.
Demarcos obtained out of his automobile, apparently to trade data with the opposite driver — when she drove proper into him, witnesses informed the outlet.
She then sped off with Demarcos staying on the hood of her automobile for about half a block earlier than he was thrown to the bottom, witness Lulu Faust mentioned.
“It was brutal,” Faust informed NBC4. “She really stopped, and he obtained out of the automobile, however as quickly as he was in entrance she began driving and he jumped on her automobile. She drove off with him on the automobile.”
“She began driving actually quick, after which went across the nook. He fell off as she was turning.”
The Los Angeles Police Division informed NBC4 that Demarcos’ girlfriend has offered video footage that exhibits the lady’s Kia.
“We don’t ask individuals to cease and apprehend individuals as a result of one thing might occur,” LAPD Detective Juan Campos to NBC4. “One thing did occur, and it value a person’s life.
“I don’t know what’s her aspect of the story, why she didn’t cease. She could have a justifiable purpose, however I want her aspect of the story.”
No arrests had been reported early Friday.