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SB 5 Fwy Reopened In East LA After Big Rig Crash

All lanes of the Golden State (5) Freeway were reopened Wednesday after a crash involving an overturned big rig in East Los Angeles.

03/25/2015

Three people were injured, two critically, when this car slammed into an off-ramp on the 5 Freeway Sunday. (credit: CBS)

3 Injured After Car Careens Off 5 Freeway Into Boyle Heights Off-Ramp Wall

Officials said the three injured were adults who were all inside the car.

03/22/2015

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Only 1 Lane Open On SB 5 Fwy In Sun Valley After FedEx Truck Crashes Into Sound Wall

All but one of the southbound lanes of the Golden State (5) Freeway in Sun Valley were shut down early Friday morning after a FedEx truck crashed.

03/13/2015

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SigAlert Issued After Man’s Body Found On 5 Freeway In East LA

A pedestrian was fatally struck Monday on the northbound 5 Freeway in East Los Angeles, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2015

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Motorcyclist Killed In 5 Freeway Crash Near Lincoln Heights

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday morning on the 5 Freeway at Mission Road, near Lincoln Heights, authorities said.

02/14/2015

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Major Lane Closures Ahead For 5 Freeway In San Juan Capistrano

Traffic in South Orange County is going to be even worse than usual over the next three weeks, as significant lane closures are scheduled for weekdays on southbound Interstate 5 at San Juan Capistrano, starting Monday.

01/26/2015

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Pile-Driving Project To Impact 5 Freeway In Southern Orange County

Commuters and area residents who use the 5 Freeway to travel south to San Diego might be facing some headaches — from a noisy Caltrans pile-driving operation and the resulting traffic — in southern Orange County over the next three weeks.

01/25/2015

The search is on for a gunman following an exchange of gunfire between a suspect and deputies in East LA. (credit: CBS)

Search For Gunman Following Deputy-Involved Shooting In East LA

A major containment area has been set up, officials said.

01/24/2015

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Carpool Lane Work Will Close 5, 170 Freeways Near Burbank Airport

Drivers will need to find an alternate route north of Burbank Airport late Monday night as CalTrans continues work on the northbound carpool lane into the early hours of Tuesday.

12/20/2014

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5 Freeway In Santa Clarita Reopened After Medical Helicopter Landing

A crash involving a van and a pickup truck Monday prompted the closure of the southbound Golden State (5) freeway so a medical helicopter could land at the scene.

12/01/2014

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Brush Fire Along 5 Freeway In Santa Clarita Limited To 1 Acre

Los Angeles County firefighters were able to keep a brush fire along the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Santa Clarita to an acre Wednesday, authorities said.

11/26/2014

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Changes Coming To Orange County Carpool Lanes

A major change is coming to the car pool lanes in Orange County.

11/18/2014

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Caltrans Workers Rescue 8-Week-Old Kitten From Rush-Hour Traffic

A two-pound kitten was rescued Wednesday morning after she somehow ended up on a busy San Clemente freeway during rush-hour traffic.

11/12/2014

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5 Freeway In San Clemente Reopened After Crane Accident

A 12-hour blockage on the northbound Santa Ana (5) Freeway lanes ended early Friday when authorities and workers managed to raise and remove a toppled 110-ton crane.

10/31/2014

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Crane Accident Closes Portion Of 5 Freeway In San Clemente

Authorities say a crane accident has prompted the partial closure of a major thoroughfare in San Clemente.

10/30/2014

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