Witness to a Car Insurance Scam

Loren Kantor
5 min readMar 24, 2024
Intersection of Laurel Canyon & Lookout Mountain.

I was driving north on Laurel Canyon toward Studio City. Halfway up the canyon, I noticed an erratic driver in a black BMW. He was swerving behind a white Lincoln Town Car inches from the Lincoln’s bumper. We reached a red light at Lookout Mountain Avenue. The BMW blared its horn then pulled in front of the Lincoln at a weird angle blocking it’s path. The Lincoln veered into opposing traffic and sped through the intersection away…

--

--

Loren Kantor

Loren is a writer and woodcut artist based in Los Angeles. He teaches printmaking and creative writing to kids and adults.