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Crews Fully Contain 32-Acre Brush Fire Near 5 Freeway In Castaic

Winds fanned the flames up a hill and toward a freeway guardrail, prompting the California Highway Patrol to order the lane closures on both sides of the freeway. Traffic was backed up for miles.

06/13/2015

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Boy Found Wandering Near Freeway In Mission Viejo Gets Home Safely

Deputies Monday sought the public’s help to locate the parents of a young boy who was found wandering near a freeway in Orange County.

06/08/2015

One person died and four others were critically injured in a crash Sunday near Pyramid Lake. (credit: CBS)

Car Goes Over Freeway In Deadly Crash Near Pyramid Lake

Four other people were critically injured.

06/07/2015

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Semi Truck Carrying Shattered Glass Overturns On Freeway In Boyle Heights

Officials Monday are on the scene of a traffic collision involving a semi truck and a vehicle.

05/18/2015

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4 Injured In Rollover Crash On I-5 In Sun Valley

Emergency personnel were called to the northbound lanes of the roadway near Penrose Street around 11 a.m.

05/16/2015

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SigAlert Issued After Big Rig Crash On NB 5 Fwy In Santa Clarita

A SigAlert was issued Wednesday morning after a big rig crash on the Interstate 5 in Santa Clarita.

04/15/2015

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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.

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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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