Golden State Freeway

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2 Lanes Reopen On NB 5 Freeway After Weekend Tanker Crash

A portion of the Golden State (5) Freeway near Dodger Stadium remained closed to traffic Monday, two days after a tanker truck overturned and burst into flames.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2013


Big Rig Crash, Fire Shuts Down 5 Freeway In Silverlake

A fiery big rig crash prompted the closure of all lanes on both sides of Interstate 5 for more than four hours Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2013

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2 Dead In 2 Separate Accidents On Interstate 5 In Griffith Park

Two separate fatal accidents forced the closure of Interstate 5 in Griffith Park early Monday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/19/2012

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Police: Coroner’s Report Shows Alaska Airlines Pilot’s Death Was Not Suspicious

An autopsy conducted on the Alaska Airlines pilot who was found dead on the side of Interstate 5 earlier this week initially shows his death was not suspicious in nature, according to the Burbank Police Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2012

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Man Found Dead On 5 Freeway Off-Ramp Identified

A man found dead on the side of the Golden State (5) Freeway was identified Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2012


Widening Project Prompts Overnight Freeway Closures In San Fernando Valley

A $161 million carpool-lane construction project will result in some lanes closure this week at or near the Golden State (5) and Antelope Valley (14) freeways, according to Caltrans.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2011


Some Lanes Closed Overnight On Northbound 5 Freeway In Sylmar

Some lanes of the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway will be closed overnight in the Sylmar area as part of a construction project.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/15/2011

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Search For Gunman Prompts Full Closure Of 5 Freeway In Mission Hills

The Golden State (5) Freeway was closed briefly in both directions Tuesday while police searched for a gunman in Mission Hills.


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Firefighters Rescue Trapped Driver Off Interstate 5 In Valencia

Firefighters rescued a person trapped in a car that has gone over the side of the Golden State (5) Freeway at Valencia Boulevard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/21/2011

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LA County Inmate Bus Involved In Crash On 5 Freeway

Several Los Angeles County inmate-transport buses have been involved in a collision on the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2011

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Body Of Naked Teenage Girl Found Off I-5 Freeway Identified

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A 17-year-old girl whose body was found Monday night in bushes next to the State Street off-ramp of the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Boyle Heights was identified Wednesday. Michelle […]

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2011


Man Dies After Driving Off Embankment On 5 Freeway

A man died Tuesday morning after driving a gray Honda Pilot about 10 feet off an embankment in Burbank, the California Highway Patrol said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/05/2011


Pictures You’re Glad Aren’t From Our Storm

Every time I think about sitting roadside for up to 12 hours, I think about people who live with much more snow, much more of the year. It could be worse. Much, much worse.


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Grapevine Section Of I-5 Closed Due To Storm

A storm that brought heavy rain, wind and snow Sunday prompted the closure of a long stretch of the Golden State (5) Freeway through the Grapevine, a California Highway Patrol Officer said.



Caltrans Plans New Carpool Lanes in Burbank, Sun Valley

Caltrans plans to build 4.4 miles of carpool lanes on the 170 and 5 freeways by 2014.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2011



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