An underground vault in the Castaic area exploded and temporarily knocked out power to 1,700 customers.
Crews doused a small brush fire burning Tuesday near the 5 Freeway in the Castaic area, authorities said.
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.
Authorities Tuesday identified a 57-year-old woman who was killed after a car went off the side of a freeway near Pyramid Lake.
Firefighters made quick work of a brush fire in the Castaic area Thursday afternoon.
Two earthquakes have struck north of Los Angeles, shaking parts of Ventura and Los Angeles counties, but fire officials say no significant damage took place.
A fatal crash that claimed the lives of a Lancaster father and two children may have been deliberate, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s homicide Lt. Eddie Hernandez says.
Two children and an adult were killed early Monday morning in a crash on the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway.
One of California’s most powerful lawmakers is demanding action after documents were uncovered detailing trucks leaving toxic waste on Southern California freeways.
Authorities say a homicide investigation has been launched in Castaic after a man was found fatally stabbed.
Authorities say one person has died and multiple others were injured Sunday afternoon in a crash on the 5 Freeway in Castaic.
One person is confirmed dead and divers are looking for more victims after a boat overturned Sunday in Pyramid Lake.
One person was killed Thursday morning when a big rig jackknifed and caught fire near Pyramid Lake on Interstate 5.
Bryce Laspisa has been missing since 2 a.m. on August 30, 2013.
The crash occurred about 7:45 p.m. Friday.