A woman is in custody at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station after allegedly pushing a deputy during a traffic stop and fleeing before being arrested. She is charged with assault on a peace officer.
Motorists, especially those traveling at night, should be aware of lane and off-ramp closures on Interstate 5 that started Aug. 4 and will continue until Aug. 10 in connection with Caltrans' truck lane project between Lyons Avenue and the Newhall Pass.
The Caltrans truck lane project between Lyons Avenue and the Newhall Pass on Interstate 5 is now 47 percent complete. It will help to improve safety and reduce congestion, according to the Golden State Gateway Coalition.
A hit-and-run collision Wednesday morning on southbound Interstate 5, near Parker Road, injured seven people, officials said the driver of a white SUV who fled the scene traveling southbound on I-5 is believed to be responsible for the collision.