Man Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on 405 Freeway in Irvine

By City News Service
City News Service
City News Service
August 14, 2022 Updated: August 14, 2022

A man was killed Aug. 13 in a crash involving at least three vehicles on the San Diego (405) Freeway in Irvine, authorities said.

The crash occurred at about 5:30 a.m. on the northbound freeway at Jeffrey Road, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported.

Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the location at 5:35 a.m. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Orange County Fire Authority.

No one was taken to a hospital as a result of the crash.

The Irvine Police Department reported at 8:30 a.m. that the northbound freeway was closed at Sand Canyon Avenue due to a CHP investigation.