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$18M Windfall Spurs Metro Study For Expanded Toll Lanes On SoCal Freeways

Metro officials say they will consider adding more express lanes to freeways across Los Angeles County after seeing improved travel speeds, increased transit ridership and new revenues.

11/14/2014

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Study: LA Gridlock Cost Drivers $23B

Traffic congestion in Southern California is costing drivers more than just their patience, according to a new study.

10/15/2014

North and southbound lanes of the 101 Freeway in the Cahuenga Pass were shutdown Tuesday evening, September 30, 2014 following a two-car collision and a subsequent report of a suspicious package in one of the vehicles. (credit: CBS)

101 Freeway Reopens In Cahuenga Pass After 2-Car Collision, Suspicious Package Investigation

Authorities were called to the southbound 101 near Highland Avenue following a report of a two-car non-injury collision.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2014

Marlene Pinnock (pictured) was awarded $1.5 million in a civil settlement for the July assault on the 10 Freeway. (CBS)

DA Still Undecided On Whether To File Criminal Charges In CHP Freeway Assault

Southland civil rights activists Thursday urged Los Angeles County prosecutors to pursue criminal charges in the assault of a homeless women by a California Highway Patrol officer.

09/25/2014

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OC Board Eyes Toll Lanes Along 405 Freeway Near LA County Line

Transportation officials Monday will consider a proposal to add toll lanes along the San Diego (405) Freeway in western Orange County.

09/22/2014

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$10M Wildlife Bridge Crossing To Be Built Near 101 Freeway

A proposed first-of-its-kind $10 million wildlife bridge crossing in the U.S. is set to built near the 101 Freeway in Agoura, officials said Friday.

09/19/2014

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105 Freeway Lanes Reopened After Shirtless Pedestrian Arrested

Commuters on the 105 Freeway faced a sluggish commute Friday after all lanes were shut down due to a man walking on the freeway, authorities said.

09/19/2014

A car flipped over Friday evening on the 118 Freeway. The driver was rescued by Good Samaritans. (credit: CBS)

Car Flips On 118 Freeway In Mission Hills 3-Vehicle Crash

The driver of the flipped-over vehicle was rescued by Good Samaritans.

08/22/2014

Officials are warning drivers to be ready for the "Cajon Crawl." (credit: CBS)

Get Ready To ‘Crawl’ Along The Cajon Pass For Next 5 Weekends

Drivers are apparently already aware that traffic is going to be a nightmare as officials begin a series of weekend lane closures to resurface several lanes.

08/08/2014

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16 Hurt In Passenger Van Crash On 101 Freeway In Thousand Oaks

As many as 16 people were hurt Thursday after a passenger van collided with a semi-trailer truck on the 101 Freeway in Thousand Oaks, authorities said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/07/2014

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Fatal Accident Closes Lanes On 710 Freeway In Long Beach

Crews Wednesday are on the scene of an accident that has killed a female pedestrian and shut down the southbound 710 freeway, officials said.

CBS Los Angeles–08/06/2014

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1 Dead In Shooting On 91 Freeway In Anaheim

A shooting has left one person dead Monday on the 91 freeway near the 57 interchange, police said.

07/14/2014

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Family Of Woman Involved In CHP Assault Video Wants Officer Punished

The family of a woman who was caught on video being punched by a CHP officer on a freeway, is speaking out for the first time as they say they want the officer punished.

07/05/2014

David Diaz caught a CHP officer hit a woman in the face, repeatedly, on Tuesday night. (credit CBS)

CHP Investigating Beating Of Woman On Shoulder Of 10 Freeway

KCAL9’s Randy Paige reports an arrest report shows the incident – captured on video by a motorist – occurred at the 10 on-ramp near La Brea July 1 at about 5:45 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2014

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Contractor Sues MTA Over 405 Freeway Project Delays

A contractor is suing the Metropolitan Transportation Authority over delays and cost overruns connected to the massive Interstate 405 widening project in Los Angeles.

07/02/2014

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