Rollover shuts down northbound traffic on Highway 14

One person is transported by ambulance at the scene of a crash on the northbound Highway 14 near Golden Valley Road on Thursday. Dan Watson/The Signal

A solo-vehicle rollover traffic collision shut down northbound traffic on Highway 14 Thursday afternoon.

Los Angeles County Fire Department officials responded to reports of a traffic collision with persons trapped at 12:19 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Highway 14, near Golden Valley Road, according to supervisor Marvin Lim.

A woman was trapped in a white Toyota sedan that had overturned, blocking lanes No. 1 and 2, according to California Highway Patrol Sgt. Zachary Emmons.

All northbound traffic was stopped as firefighters worked to extricate the woman, according to Emmons.

The woman was then transported to the hospital, Lim added.

A SigAlert was issued around 12:45 p.m., shutting all lanes of northbound traffic for about an hour as Caltrans worked to clean up the debris, as well as gas leaking from the vehicle.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

Firefighters examine the mangled wreckage of a vehicle after one person is transported from the scene of a crash on the northbound 14 Freeway near Golden Valley Road in Santa Clarita on Thursday afternoon, March 26, 2020. Dan Watson/The Signal

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