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.

Vehicles stopped on the 14 Freeway following a crash involving a vehicle and a big rig truck. (credit: Tal Datner)

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.

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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.

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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.

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