Couple arrested in dashcam fake crash insurance fraud scheme
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Kimberly Phelps, left, and her husband, Christopher face charges in a dangerous fake car crash insurance fraud scheme. (California Department of Insurance)

Kimberly Phelps, left, and her husband, Christopher, face charges in a dangerous fake car crash insurance fraud scheme. (California Department of Insurance)

A Southern California couple faces charges after authorities say they had been posting dashcam videos of traffic crashes and road rages, including with their child in the car, to YouTube in a dangerous insurance fraud scam.

Christopher Phelps and his wife, Kimberly, both 40, were arrested Wednesday in Southern California, the state’s Department of Insurance said in a statement. They face charges of insurance fraud, assault with a deadly weapon and child endangerment.

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