Among the things I’ve read:
All Hospitals have collapsed and Port Au Prince’s main prison is destroyed – all surviving inmates have escaped. Search and Rescue teams from Los Angeles County and en route to help out.
Here’s a link to a specific Twitter feed http://twitter.com/#search?q=Port-au-Prince
Other links coming.
Earlier this afternoon, a convoy including the LAPD Bomb Squad and several blacked out SUVs was spotted travelling at a high rate of speed east on the 10 Freeway toward Ontario.
There’s been plenty of speculation as to why, but no answers from LAPD, other than a terse statement that the crew was headed to a sensitive situation.
Several Twitter users caught sight of the convoy as well including:
Here’s some newsroom speculation:
- A situation at ONT, which is technically part of Los Angeles
- Escorting a high level dignitary
- Taking Michael Jackson’s body somewhere.
What do you think?