PACOIMA, Calif. --
One person was killed when a car struck a center divider on the 118 Freeway in Pacoima Saturday, said CHP.California Highway Patrol
officials said the collision occurred around 11:45 a.m. on the westbound 118 near San Fernando Road near the 5 Freeway.
Rescue crews were told that the vehicle had exploded and that a person had burned inside.
Two lanes of the 118 in both directions were blocked as of 12:45 as crews worked at the scene.
No further information is available at this time.
CNS contributed to this report.