A multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 405 in North Hills (Los Angeles, California) left at least 40 people injured on the afternoon (local time) of Sunday, October 14. Both the northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 405 have been closed in the North Hills area due to the accident; it was not immediately announced when normal traffic would resume. Lingering traffic disruptions are to be expected in the area over the coming hours. Increased traffic congestion is to be expected on alternative routes.
Individuals in Los Angeles are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid traveling on Interstate 405 near the North Hills area, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.