Posted May. 11, 2016, 1:20 pm
You’ve tried everything. From listening to meditation podcasts to smooth jazz, but that only seems to work when no one is tailgating you. We’ve all seen that driver. He or she is driving really fast, using all freeway lanes like it’s their private expressway, honking, not letting you merge into their lane, brake checking and cutting you off, and then you wonder, where is the California Highway Patrol when you need them the most?
Posted Dec. 24, 2015, 9:04 am
Nine Black Lives Matter protesters were arrested on Wednesday for staging a demonstration on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Inglewood, spray-painting slogans on the pavement and forcing a roughly 20-minute closure of the roadway on a busy holiday-getaway travel day.
Posted Oct. 14, 2015, 4:33 pm
It's going to be a rough commute this evening for anyone on the Westside traveling southbound on the 405 Freeway -- a sinkhole has closed lanes and causing major delays.
Posted Aug. 19, 2015, 11:35 am
One person was injured today when a motorist crashed a vehicle into the rear of a big rig that was parked on the right shoulder of the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Culver City.
Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 10:22 am
An apparent vehicle fire on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway just north of the Santa Monica (10) Freeway in West Los Angeles is causing a heavy backup for northbound 405 traffic. Fire crews appear to have doused the blaze.
Posted Jun. 18, 2015, 4:03 pm
Traffic turned into a nightmare today in West Los Angeles as President Barack Obama was driven through town en route to the first of two Democratic National Committee fundraisers.
Posted May. 2, 2015, 10:40 am
A woman was hospitalized this morning after being seriously injured when her car overturned on the San Diego (405) Freeway near Century Boulevard and she was ejected onto the ground, authorities reported.
Posted Mar. 19, 2015, 1:08 pm
A police bomb squad has removed that "suspicious package" found on a Wilshire Boulevard sidewalk in Westwood, according to the LAPD, which reports it was just a suitcase containing personal items.
Posted Jan. 21, 2015, 9:02 am
Authorities today identified a motorist who was killed when his vehicle crashed on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Inglewood.
Posted Jan. 20, 2015, 9:42 am
A vehicle careened up an embankment off the San Diego (405) Freeway and crashed, killing one person, authorities said today.
Posted Jan. 14, 2015, 9:48 am
A 45-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a multiple-vehicle collision on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass on Tuesday night.
Posted Jan. 7, 2015, 9:20 am
A lost bean bag shotgun was recovered by workers by the San Diego (405) Freeway near the Skirball Center Drive off-ramp and returned to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, authorities said today.
Posted Dec. 25, 2014, 9:10 am
A man suspected of speeding and possibly stealing a vehicle led California Highway Patrol officers on a pursuit from Ventura County to West Los Angeles this morning at speeds topping 120 mph, a CHP officer said.
Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 8:42 am
A man died at the scene when his pickup truck rear ended a big rig and caught fire on the northbound lanes of the San Diego (405) Freeway in Sherman Oaks early today.
Posted Dec. 12, 2014, 8:41 am
Metro plans to announce today the launch of a new express bus service expected to cut travel time between the San Fernando Valley and the Westside by about 20 minutes starting Monday.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:02 am
The carpool and fast lanes of the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway at Venice Boulevard in West Los Angeles reopened around 6:30 am Thursday.
Posted Nov. 8, 2014, 8:22 am
Firefighters used brooms and shovels to move the fast-drying load of cement from an overturned mixer from northbound lanes of the San Diego (405) Freeway in Culver City early today.
Posted Nov. 3, 2014, 9:03 am
Both directions of the San Diego (405) Freeway will be closed overnight in Long Beach for four nights starting tonight.
Posted Nov. 1, 2014, 9:00 am
A spilled load of gravel blocked all southbound lanes of the San Diego (405) Freeway at Culver City today, and overflow traffic quickly snarled approach routes to Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Oct. 25, 2014, 9:35 am
As many as 10 cars collided in a chain-reaction crash on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Hawthorne on Friday, leaving several people injured and most of the freeway temporarily shut down, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Posted Aug. 21, 2014, 8:32 am
A person was injured today in a traffic crash on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in the Brentwood area, authorities said.
Posted Aug. 16, 2014, 8:10 am
One person was transported to an area hospital from a crash today on the San Diego (405) Freeway near Brentwood.
Posted Jun. 22, 2014, 9:00 am
Another series of four overnight closures is in store for the major freeway from the San Fernando Valley to the Westside of Los Angeles.
Posted Jun. 9, 2014, 9:11 am
A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol today after his car crashed into another vehicle while going north on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Westchester, injuring himself and four others.
Posted May. 31, 2014, 4:58 pm
Drivers heading out of the San Fernando Valley via the San Diego (405) Freeway should be aware that the freeway would close at midnight -- one hour earlier than previously planned.