POMONA (CBSLA) – Authorities are investigating a shooting and crash crash which shut down the 60 Freeway in Pomona early Monday morning for several hours.
The shooting and crash occurred at around midnight on the westbound 60 Freeway, just east of the 71 Freeway interchange.READ MORE: Man Shot By Huntington Police Saturday As Nearby U.S. Open Of Surfing Was Underway
According to California Highway Patrol, one person was shot in the leg. There was also a two-vehicle crash. It’s unclear if the shooting or crash came first.READ MORE: Sheriff's Bomb Squad Rendered 'Suspicious Item' On Gold Line Train In Monrovia Safe
One man was taken into custody, CHP said.
The circumstances of the incident were under investigation.MORE NEWS: LA County Health Says Daily COVID-19 Infection Rates Showing Slight Decrease
Both sides of the 60 Freeway were closed for several hours. As of 5 a.m., the eastbound side had reopened, but the westbound lanes of the 60 Freeway remained closed near the 71 Freeway interchange. Traffic was being diverted at Reservoir Street.