LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Antelope Valley Freeway was shut down Friday afternoon in Acton following a crash involving a vehicle and a big rig that caught fire.
The crash was reported at about 2:45 p.m. on the 14 Freeway just south of Crown Valley Road, according to the California Highway Patrol. with the big rig.READ MORE: Harvard-Westlake To Require Students, Staff To Be Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
Two people were reportedly taken to a hospital. their injuries were not immediately known.
The crash sparked a quarter-acre brush fire that was quickly stopped, according to county fire officials.READ MORE: 6-Year-Old Boy Hit And Killed In South LA
All northbound lanes were closed and southbound traffic was getting by on the right shoulder, according to reports from the scene.
Traffic was being diverted onto Ward Road.MORE NEWS: Scorching Heat, Strong Winds Brings Elevated Wildfire Risk To LA Region
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