Crashes, Reports Of Flooding Hit Slick Southern California FreewaysThere were at least five major crashes by 4:30 a.m. that prompted Sigalerts from the California Highway Patrol.
Truck Carrying Sulfuric Acid Overturns On Freeway Connector In Baldwin ParkThe truck was hauling sulfuric acid, but authorities say none of the containers spilled. A hazmat team was called out to the scene of the crash as a precaution, and crews will have to carefully unload the sulfuric acid before it can be taken away on a new truck.
Southbound 710 At 5 In East LA Closed After Tanker Truck OverturnsLanes could be closed until at least noon.
Tanker Truck Crash Spills Tar Across 210 Freeway LanesA tanker truck overturned on the westbound 210 Freeway in Sylmar, spilling 2,000 gallons of water, oil and tar onto lanes, which are expected to remain closed until at least noon.
Power Pole Left Across Topanga Canyon Boulevard After CrashThe crash happened just before midnight along northbound Topanga Canyon Boulevard at Entrada Road and left wires sparking across lanes.
1 Killed After Car Flips Over On 405 Freeway OfframpA man in his 20s was ejected from his car and declared dead at the scene, while four other people were taken to hospitals in critical condition.
Father, 3-Year-Old Son Killed In 405 Freeway CrashThe 39-year-old man and his 3-year-old son had just gotten out of their disabled vehicle when it was rear-ended. The pair was also struck in the collision, and they were pronounced dead at the scene.
Fiery Big Rig Crash Nearly Shuts Down 57 Freeway In FullertonThe semi apparently crashed through a center divider wall, then exploded.
Truck Hauling Scrap Metal Overturns On 5 Freeway In BurbankThe truck crashed into a wall and overturned, scattering metal debris -- including a water heater -- across lanes.
Big Rig Overturns Down 5 Freeway Embankment, Spills Load Of VegetablesThe big rig ended up on its side down the embankment, with its load of 40,000 pounds of vegetables in boxes spilling out of the top of the attached container.
Man Found Dead Along NB 605 Freeway In NorwalkSheriff’s homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man along the northbound San Gabriel (605) Freeway in Norwalk.
Crash, Downed Pole Closes Topanga Canyon In Malibu For 2nd Time In A WeekTopanga Canyon had just reopened Saturday after being closed for more than two days following a mudslide Thursday. The closure is expected to remain in effect through at least 2 p.m. while repairs are made, but it could reopen before then.
Live Chickens Force Closure Of SB 605 Freeway At 105A cage carrying live chickens fell onto the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway Tuesday morning, briefly forcing the closure of all southbound lanes while police corralled the birds.
1 Killed In 4-Car Crash On 405 Freeway In WestminsterOne person has been killed in a four-car pileup that has all but one lane of southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Westminster closed.
Tanker Truck Carrying 6,200 Gallons Of Milk Overturns On 5 Freeway In BurbankThe southbound Golden State (5) Freeway was down to just one lane for several hours after a tanker truck carrying about 6,200 gallons of milk overturned early Wednesday morning.