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After The Loss Of 6 Year Old Boy On The 55, Understanding And Avoiding Road Rage

Vehicles drive through the streets  May 17, 2006 in Miami, Florida.
Vehicles drive through the streets May 17, 2006 in Miami, Florida.
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The family of Aiden Leos, 6, is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of his suspected killer, who shot at his mother’s car during a road rage incident last Friday on the 55 Freeway in Orange.

The search is on for what has been described as a white Volkswagen station wagon. Santa Ana CHP Spokesperson Officer Florentino Olivera told KPCC/LAist that the department is looking for witnesses who may have been traveling along the Northbound 55 near Chapman Avenue last Friday between 7:55 and 8:15 AM - especially if they have a dashcam.

Today on Airtalk we get the latest on the investigation into the killing of Leos and talk with an anger management expert about why these aggressions happen and how to prevent them. Have you been involved in a serious, dangerous road rage altercation? Call in at 866-893-5722 to share your story.


Jeffrey Spring, spokesperson for the Automobile Club of Southern California (AAA)

Sandra Cox, LMFT and licensed educational psychologist, executive director of the Coalition of Mental Health Professionals,  a counseling agency in South Los Angeles that began in wake of the the Rodney King verdict