Runaway Truck Wreaks Havoc In La Crescenta

LA CRESCENTA (CBSLA.com) — A runaway truck wreaked havoc Friday in the residential area of northern Glendale-La Crescenta.

Stu Mundel, reporting for CBS2 and KCAL9, says the truck broke loose and traveled down a steep hill on Lauderdale Avenue before coming to rest in front of a home.

According to Mundel, crews have been called to the scene to de-energize power lines after the truck knocked over some power poles.

Lauderdale Avenue between Foothill Boulevard and Los Amigos Street has been closed.

Tune in to KNX 1070 Newsradio for the latest on traffic conditions.

No further information was immediately available.

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