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Major backups on 134 Freeway after deadly crash in Los Angeles area

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One person was killed when a white Honda Civic collided with a semi truck on the Ventura (134) Freeway in Glendale Tuesday morning.


California Highway Patrol officers were called to the westbound freeway and Glendale Avenue at around 4:53 a.m. where they found the vehicles blocking the middle lanes of the freeway.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. He was identified as 35-year-old Isaias Morales Bairan by the Los Angeles Department of Medical Examiner. 

The CHP issued a SigAlert for the closure of four lanes of the westbound freeway for three hours to investigate the crash.


It is taking drivers about 1 hour to get from Figueroa to Glendale Avenue as of 6 a.m.

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