Three children were among those injured in the collision, reported at approximately 5 p.m. on the southbound side of the freeway near Gorman School Road.
The Red Cross is assisting those affected by the blast, reported at 15025 Vanowen Street, according to LAFD spokesperson Brian Humphrey.
One person Tuesday was injured after a fire broke out in the attic of a house in Van Nuys.
The unidentified student also suffered a chest injury.
Firefighters with the city of Los Angeles voiced criticism Tuesday of what they say is a broken recruiting process that has put public safety at risk.
The second story of a two-story parking garage that was under construction collapsed Friday in downtown Los Angeles.
An investigation into the cause of the explosion is on-going.
A woman and her child were killed Wednesday in a South Los Angeles garage fire, officials said.
Mayor Eric Garcetti Tuesday ordered an independent investigation into the Los Angeles Fire Department’s recruiting and hiring process.
A new report says more job stability for LAFD chiefs and an overhaul of the agency’s paramedic operations will help reduce concerns over emergency response times.
The Los Angeles Fire Department Friday conducted a swiftwater rescue of two men and two dogs from the LA River.
Officials Monday were trying to determine if a gas leak in Playa del Rey was an act of vandalism.
The Los Angeles Fire Department is launching an overhaul of how they handle 911 calls, officials said Monday.
The suspect remains at large.
Glendora police say the flames erupted 600 yds north of 1100 N. Easley Canyon.