VALENCIA (CBS) — One person was killed and four others injured in a multi-car collision on the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Valencia.

The accident, which took place just south of Magic Mountain Parkway, was reported about 9:30 p.m. Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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CHP received several 911 calls that five to seven cars had spun out on the freeway. Upon arrival, they found one person dead on the side of the road.

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Four others with various injuries were transported to nearby hospitals.

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