Big Rig Catches Fire, Spills Fuel Off 5 Freeway In SylmarA big rig burst into flames off the 5 Freeway in Sylmar, igniting brush and shutting down freeway lanes on the 5 Freeway.
Lane Closures In Effect This Weekend For Northbound Side Of 5 Freeway In BurbankThe northbound side of I-5 is narrowed to two lanes between Verdugo Avenue and Magnolia Boulevard during the entire weekend, and will be reduced to one lane on Monday from 12:01 a.m. to 4 a.m.
Fatal Crash, 4-Car Pileup On 5 Freeway Brings Traffic To Near Standstill In SylmarThe two closures in the 5 Freeway bottleneck into Sylmar caused several miles of backup into Santa Clarita.
5 Freeway's Empire Avenue Interchange Opens In BurbankThe newly-constructed Empire Avenue interchange opened early Monday morning, which is good news for commuters who have been suffering through years of road work on the 5 Freeway.
Motorcyclist Performing Tricks On 5 Freeway In Pacoima Dies In Crash During Traffic StopThere were several calls reporting about 10 motorcycles doing tricks, taking video of their stunts and stopping traffic on the 5 Freeway at about 1 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
CHP Officers Rescue Driver From Burning Cab After Big Rig Slams Into Wall Along 5 Freeway In AnaheimThe California Highway Patrol has issued a Sig Alert after a semi-truck hit a concrete bridge spilling the produce it was carrying and caught fire.
3 In Custody Following Pursuit That Ended On the 5 Freeway In CastaicThree suspects were in custody Tuesday night following a pursuit that started in West Hollywood and ended in Castaic.
1 Killed In Fiery Big Rig Crash In CastaicThe crash was first reported at about 5:30 a.m. in the middle lanes of the northbound freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash involved a pickup truck that ended up wedged beneath a big rig, which briefly caught fire.
Tanker Truck Carrying 7,500 Gallons Of Fuel Overturns On 5 Freeway In Atwater VillageA tanker truck hauling about 7,500 gallons of diesel fuel overturned Wednesday on the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway in the Atwater Village area
Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck By Vehicle On 5 Freeway, Driver Flees SceneIt wasn't immediately clear why the pedestrian was on the freeway, but it was reported that they may have been on the phone with police reporting an accident that occurred earlier.
4 Hospitalized In Wrong-Way Crash On 5 Freeway, DUI Suspect ArrestedA DUI suspect was reportedly arrested following a wrong-way crash that left four injured on the 5 Freeway in Santa Ana early Saturday morning.