3 teens die, 3 injured in California hit-and-run crash

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A memorial at the site where three teenage boys were killed in Temescal Valley when they were allegedly ramed by a man in a an apparent road rage incident. Valley News/Marc Danielian photo
TEMESCAL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California driver intentionally rammed a Toyota Prius with six teenage boys inside, killing three and injuring three others before fleeing, authorities said Monday. The Prius went off the road and slammed into a tree at around 10:30 p.m. Sunday in Temescal Valley in Riverside County, southeast of Los Angeles. Anurag Chandra, 42, of Corona was arrested a short time later in a neighborhood near the crash site, according to the California Highway Patrol. “It was an intentional act," CHP Lt. David Yokley said at a news conference, although he did not disclose a motive. “Our investigation led us to believe Mr. Chandra intentionally rammed the Prius, causing the driver to lose control.” “The investigation has now changed from a hit-
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