All lanes of the northbound 5 Freeway in Sun Valley reopened after a crash caused a pickup truck to go up in flames and forced traffic to a standstill during the start of Wednesday afternoon's rush hour.
The crash involving the pickup and another vehicle, possibly a two-door car, took place at Lankershim Boulevard, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
A preliminary LAFD report said two people were being treated for burns.
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The crash initially forced the closure of all northbound lanes. Multiple lanes of the southbound side of the freeway were also shut down down as firefighters worked at the scene.