SANTA MONICA—Authorities responded to a car crash on the Santa Monica Freeway in West Los Angeles on Saturday, June 19 around 4:20 a.m. One person was found dead by officers upon arrival.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the car crash occurred near Bundy Drive causing three of the four lanes on the freeway to shut down until further notice.
Officers indicated the crash involved a pickup truck and a blue vehicle. One of the motorists was driving in the wrong direction. It is unclear which vehicle was traveling in the wrong direction.
Additional details on the accident and the identity of the victim have not been disclosed to the public.