PASADENA (CBSLA.com) — Human bones were discovered Thursday near the 134 Freeway in Pasadena.

A Caltrans brush clearing crew found the remains around 1 p.m. on Linda Vista Avenue near Fern Drive, said Pasadena police Lt. Vasken Gourdikian.

READ MORE: FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Emergency Use Authorization For Johnson & Johnson Booster

The public was asked to avoid the area while police and coroner’s officials investigated.

READ MORE: Some Parent Groups Proposing Monday 'Sit-Outs' At Schools To Protest Against Vaccine Mandates

No other information was made available.

MORE NEWS: Section Of MacArthur Park To Close To Begin Repairs, Maintenance Work

(©2014 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)