COMMERCE (CBSLA) — Several lanes on the 5 Freeway in Commerce remain closed after a fatal crash involving a big rig and a motorcycle.
The crash was first reported as a motorcycle rider under a big rig at about 5:40 a.m. in the northbound lanes at Garfield Avenue.READ MORE: Man Wanted For Robbery Leads Police On Motorcycle Chase In Whittier Area
At least one person has been killed in the crash. The person’s gender or age has not yet been released by the California Highway Patrol.READ MORE: Dodger Fan Jessica Andrade Struck By Justin Turner Foul Ball In San Francisco
At least three lanes were blocked by the crash, which snarled traffic through the early morning commute.MORE NEWS: 101 Freeway In Hollywood Reopened Following Death Investigation
A Sigalert for the lanes was extended to at least 8:30 a.m.