At least four people were killed and others were injured in a wrong-way crash on the 210 Freeway in Los Angeles on Sunday morning, officials said.
The crash, in Lake View Terrace, took place at 2 a.m. local time near Wheatland Avenue, the California Highway Patrol said on Twitter.
All eastbound lanes of 210 Freeway closed at Wheatland Avenue after head-on crash kills four people. https://t.co/tn7S2isP7k
— NBC Los Angeles (@NBCLA) December 17, 2017
The CHP said that three died at the scene of the crash, ABC7 reported. A fourth person was pronounced dead at the hospital.
It’s not clear if alcohol or drugs were involved in the cause of the crash, officials said.
The wrong-way driver was among the deceased.
All eastbound lanes were closed amid the investigation, but they were reopened before 7:45 a.m., according to the CHP, NBC Los Angeles reported.
Other details about the crash were not revealed.
The identities of the victims were not disclosed.
SIGALERT CANCELLATION IN LOS ANGELES: EB I-210 EAST OF WHEATLAND AVE – ALL LANES OPEN
— CHP PIO – LA County (@CHPsouthern) December 17, 2017
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