WESTWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Police Friday investigated a deadly crash that closed a portion of the 405 Freeway in Westwood.
The crash unfolded shortly after 1 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the freeway at Wilshire Boulevard, according to California Highway Patrol officers.
A preliminary investigation revealed a semi-truck fatally struck a person on the freeway.
The victim’s identity is being withheld pending family notification.
The freeway reopened shortly after 4:30 a.m., officials said.
No arrests were reported.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.