36-Hour Full Closure Of 5 Freeway Through Burbank Starts SaturdayThe closure of all northbound lanes at the 134 Freeway near Griffith Park will start at 2 p.m. Saturday and is expected to end at 2 a.m. Monday.
1 Killed In Crash On 5 Freeway Near Griffith ParkThe crash happened at about 7 a.m. in the northbound lanes near Griffith Park Drive. A man was found lying on the ground, near the center divider.
Crash Involving 2 Big Rigs To Shut Down Northbound 5 Freeway In Gorman For HoursThe northbound 5 Freeway at the 138 in Gorman will be closed well into the afternoon Wednesday after at least two big rigs crashed, spilling a corrosive material into lanes.
5 Freeway Back Open After Wild Chase, Officer-Involved Shooting In Newhall PassTraffic was finally moving again in the Newhall Pass Friday after a wild chase and officer-involved shooting shut down both sides of the 5 Freeway between the 210 and the 14 freeways for hours overnight.
Burbank Boulevard Bridge Project To Shut Down 5 Freeway For 36 Hours On April 25Caltrans announced Thursday that the 5 Freeway in Burbank will close for a 36-hour period on the weekend of April 25.
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.