6-car crash snarls traffic on 405 Freeway in Torrance

A six-car crash was snarling traffic Tuesday night on the northbound 405 Freeway in Torrance.

All lanes on the busy artery were shut down after the accident was reported near Crenshaw Boulevard around 10 p.m., the California Highway Patrol said.

The six vehicles were strewn across the lanes as units from the Torrance Fire Department responded. There were no immediate details on injuries to drivers or passengers.


It was unclear how long the lanes would be blocked.


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