3rd Street and Normandie Avenue
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3rd Street and Normandie Avenue
On the second day of the rioting, flames overtake a Jon’s supermarket. The building, which was at 3rd Street and Normandie Avenue, had been looted before the blaze was started. (KIRK McKOY / LAT)
Reacting to beating
Just hours after the verdicts were read, a woman reacts to the sight of a man being beaten at Florence and Normandie avenues. (KIRK McKOY / LAT)
Florence and Normandie
Two hours after the verdict in the Rodney King beating trial was read, an unidentified man was beaten and robbed at the intersection of Florence and Normandie after getting off a city bus. (KIRK McKOY / LAT)
Under attack
The bus passenger is beaten. The intersection of Florence and Normandie was a flashpoint of the riots. (KIRK McKOY / LAT)
Led to safety
The beating victim was led to safety by a man. (KIRK McKOY / LAT)
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