101 closed in both directions as big-rig crashes in Westlake Village

The 101 Freeway is closed in both directions in Westlake Village after a fiery crash involving a big rig

The 101 Freeway was closed in both directions in Westlake Village on Sunday after a fiery collision involving a big rig, authorities said.

The crash occurred about 9 p.m. near the Lindero Canyon Road exit, according to Officer Monica Posada of the California Highway Patrol.

It was not immediately clear how many other vehicles were involved.

Callers reported a fire and possible spilled cement, Posada said.

Posada said she could not give estimates on when the freeway may be reopened.

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