NEWHALL ( — A man was killed Tuesday morning in a collision involving two big rigs on Interstate 5.

The crash, which occurred on the northbound side of the freeway, took place at 6:50 a.m., just south of State Route 138.

The man, who was believed to be in his 40s, died at the scene, according to Craig Harvey of the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.

Two northbound lanes were blocked while officials probed the crash.

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