The California Highway Patrol has partially reopened several lanes of a major thoroughfare after a fatal crash prompted a closure in the Sepulveda Pass.
A trapped motorist was rescued from a burning vehicle on the 405 Freeway on Wednesday by two civilians and an LAPD bomb squad officer, who just happened to be driving by.
CalTrans and Orange County Transportation officials are still trying to figure out how to improve traffic on the 405 freeway.
A portion of the San Diego (405) Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass is scheduled to be closed Saturday for ongoing construction in the area.
The northbound I-405 off-ramp to Sunset Boulevard will be shut down for 120 days starting Friday night.
Metro announced Thursday a 120-day closure of the northbound I-405 off-ramp to Sunset Boulevard.
Scheduling conflicts turned what was supposed to be a debate between LA mayoral candidates Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti into separate interviews that touched on the topic of a tunnel under the Sepulveda pass.
City officials met with Metro, Caltrans, and other organizations Thursday to discuss preparation plans for “Carmageddon II”.