Video: Chimpanzees Living At Closed Wildlife Waystation Take Part In Fire DrillsWildlife Waystation staff practiced coaxing the 32 chimpanzees still living at the animal rescue facility out of their cages through evacuation tunnels and into smaller transport cages that can be loaded on to trucks in the event of a wildfire.
Woman Killed In Sylmar Crash Involving Big Rig, Homeland Security VehicleThe crash was reported at 8 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the 5 Freeway at Roxford Street, according to the California Highway Patrol.
32 Chimpanzees Still Living At Closed Wildlife Waystation Still In Need Of CareThe facility -- which was a sanctuary for abused, abandoned and injured wild animals for decades – has been closed to the public since last summer.
Bear Tranquilized After Running Through Sylmar NeighborhoodA bear spotted walking through a neighborhood in Sylmar not far from the Angeles National Forest has been captured.
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.
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.
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.
Local Assistance Center To Open In Sylmar To Help Victims Of Saddle Ridge FireThe new center will open at 9:30 a.m. at the Sylmar Recreation Center on Borden Avenue. Residents can come to the center to get help with replacing lost records, filing insurance claims, applying for disaster assistance, and get information on property cleanup, repair and rebuilding.
Missing Sylmar Mom, Kids Found At US-Mexico Border; Father Believed To Be In MexicoLiliana Lopez and her three children made entry at the San Ysidro Port of Entry and are with Los Angeles police detectives.
Saddle Ridge Fire Evacuations And Freeway ClosuresThe 4,700-acre Saddle Ridge Fire has forced mandatory evacuations, closed several freeways and sent thousands seeking shelter.
1 Dead, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed By Saddle Ridge Fire In Porter Ranch; 100K FleeFire officials say the Saddle Ridge Fire has grown to 4,700 acres as of daybreak Friday, after initially being reported as a 1-acre blaze at 9 p.m. Thursday. One man has died of a heart attack amid the wildfire, which damaged 25 homes.
Big Rig Driver Killed After Truck Hits Freeway Bridge Pillar In SylmarA truck carrying grapes and other produce was headed south on the 5 Freeways truck route near the 210 transition when the driver somehow lost control.
LADWP Worker Killed, Second Injured In Machinery Accident At Sylmar SubstationLos Angeles police, the coroner’s office and the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health are all investigating.
2 Women Pulled From Speeding Car That Took Out Power Poles, Hydrant In SylmarTwo women are in critical condition Wednesday after being pulled out of a car that had taken out power poles and a fire hydrant in Sylmar.
Inmate Who Escaped Sylmar Work Camp Captured In HollywoodFernando Deras was serving a four-year sentence for corporal injury.