LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A stolen car being pursued by Los Angeles police crashed into a tree along the 405 Freeway in Van Nuys Thursday morning.
The crash occurred a little after 10 a.m. on the northbound 405 Freeway at Burbank Boulevard.READ MORE: Los Angeles Times Editorial Writer, Robert Greene, Wins Pulitzer Prize
An LAPD spokesperson told CBSLA that officers were pursuing a stolen car. The condition of the driver after the crash was not confirmed. An ambulance was called to the scene.READ MORE: Free Dodgers Tickets For 1,000 Fans As Incentives Continue Rolling In For Californians Who Received The COVID Vaccine
Several northbound lanes were shut down.MORE NEWS: Driver Killed After Careening Into Hancock Park Home, Sparking Fire; Street Racing May Be To Blame
The exact circumstances which sparked the pursuit were unclear.