'Renewing the Dream of Dr. King' Rally Blocks Westwood Streets - NBC Southern California

'Renewing the Dream of Dr. King' Rally Blocks Westwood Streets

Drivers were being urged to avoid the area

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    'Renewing the Dream of Dr. King' Rally Blocks Westwood Streets

    A "Renewing the Dream of Dr. King" rally was blocking Wilshire Boulevard in both directions at Westwood Boulevard in the Westwood area around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.

    Drivers were being urged to avoid the area. 

    The rally comes on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. 

    As of 4:30 p.m., the intersection of Wilshire and Westwood Boulevards in the Westwood area was cleared of union protesters and traffic was moving again. 

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