NORTH HILLS (CBSLA.com) – Two people were ejected and a third was left trapped after a two-vehicle collision on the 405 Freeway in North Hills Monday evening.
The crash occurred at 7:47 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 405 at Nordhoff Street, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Two people were ejected and a third was trapped and had to be extricated by firefighters. The victims — a 22-year-old man, a 25-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman — were taken to hospitals in critical condition, LAFD said.
A Sig Alert was issued just before 8 p.m. and several southbound lanes were closed.
The circumstances of the collision were not immediately confirmed.