5 Freeway

Friends, Family Remember 5 Teens Killed In Irvine Car Crash As Driver Arrested 1 Year LaterThe five teenagers killed in a fiery single-car crash in Irvine last year were being remembered on Monday by former teammates and friends as news spread that the driver of the car and sole survivor of the crash was arrested over the weekend.
Teen Driver Charged With 5 Counts Of Manslaughter In Connection With Fatal Crash On 5 Freeway In IrvineAuthorities in Orange County on Saturday announced they had charged a Laguna Niguel teenager with five felony counts of gross vehicular manslaughter in connection with a car crash that killed five teenagers last year.
Big Rig Overturns, Spills Gravel Across Southbound 5 Freeway In BurbankA tractor trailer carrying thousands of pounds of gravel overturned on Friday in the southbound lanes of the 5 Freeway in Burbank.
Car Becomes Wedged Under Pepsi Semi On 5 Freeway In Griffith ParkA SigAlert was issued for the southbound 5 Freeway at Colorado Boulevard in Griffith Park after a car became trapped under a semi Friday.
OC School Bus With 36 Aboard Catches Fire, All Off SafelyA school bus carrying three dozen high school water polo players burst into flames on a Southern California freeway, but no one was injured.
Fatal Accident On 5 Freeway On-Ramp In Valencia May Have Been SuicideThe death of a man who was fatally struck by a vehicle on a Golden State (5) Freeway onramp in Valencia is being investigated as a possible suicide, authorities said Wednesday.
Driver In Stolen Box Truck Slams Into Concrete Divider During Wild PursuitSKY2 was overhead as the driver, a half hour into the pursuit, made it to Boyle Heights, where he veered onto a dirt median and slammed into a divider, narrowly missing passing cars on a transition road.
Lake Forest Man, 22, Killed While Standing Next To Disabled Vehicle On 5 FreewayThe victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Diesel Spill Closes Lanes On Southbound I-5 In Newhall AreaAll southbound lanes of the 5 Freeway in Newhall were closed Friday night after diesel fuel spilled from a big rig.
CHP Reopens All Lanes Of 5 Freeway In CommerceCaltrans crews worked Wednesday to repair a bridge that was damaged by a grass and trash fire in a riverbed under the Santa Ana (5) Freeway in Commerce in the hopes of reopening the roadway.
Riverbed Fire Closes Southbound Lanes On 5 Fwy In CommerceAll lanes of the southbound 5 Freeway were shut down Tuesday after a fire erupted beneath a freeway bridge, city officials reported.
Crews Fully Contain 32-Acre Brush Fire Near 5 Freeway In CastaicWinds 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.