SHERMAN OAKS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Multiple people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash on the 101 Freeway in Sherman Oaks Friday night.
It happened shortly after 8:15 p.m. near Woodman Avenue on the northbound side of the 101.
Six people were injured, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. A 27-year-old man was taken to a nearby hospital with a severed leg, a 56-year-old man suffered an ankle injury and one woman was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries.
Three other patients declined to be transported.
The crash shut down three lanes of the busy freeway.
The cause of the wreck was not yet known.
101 Freeway crash: Several injured in multi-car wreck in Sherman Oaks