All lanes reopened on SB 14 Freeway in Antelope Valley after fatal crash

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
All southbound lanes were closed on the southbound 14 Freeway in the Antelope Valley after a fatal crash on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016.
All southbound lanes were closed on the southbound 14 Freeway in the Antelope Valley after a fatal crash on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016.
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LANCASTER, Calif. (KABC) -- One person was killed and another critically injured in a four-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning on the 14 Freeway in the Antelope Valley, authorities said.

The collision was reported at 3:38 a.m., prompting a SigAlert and the temporary closure of all southbound lanes on the freeway at Avenue M in Lancaster, according to the Highway Patrol.

Video from AIR7 HD showed southbound traffic backed up for miles amid the shutdown.

All lanes were reopened as of 7:40 a.m., the CHP announced.

The cause of the crash was not immediately known.