BALDWIN PARK (CBSLA) – One person was killed and another was trapped Saturday inside a vehicle in a fatal freeway collision involving a semi-trailer.
Officers were called to the collision at 3:02 a.m. at the San Bernardino (10) Freeway and Puente Avenue where one person was able to free themselves from a vehicle, said Officer Patrick Kimball of the California Highway Patrol. They were transported to a hospital in an unknown condition.READ MORE: Burbank Airport Operations Interrupted After Unauthorized Person Enters Airfield Area
The other victim was pronounced dead at the scene, Kimball said.READ MORE: Evacuations Ordered As University Fire Burns In San Bernardino
There was no description or number of other vehicles involved and no further information was available.MORE NEWS: LAUSD Hosts COVID Vaccine Clinics Ahead Of Deadline For Employees
The crash closed several lanes of the freeway for several hours.