Bomb scare near Kodak Theatre shuts down Hollywood Boulevard [Updated]
Los Angeles police officials said they have shut down Hollywood Boulevard between La Brea and Highland avenues as a precaution.
[Updated at 12:50 p.m.: Police said the scene has been cleared and the street has reopened.]
The bomb squad was called out shortly before noon. Police said it was unclear who the truck belongs to and why it was parked there.
-- Andrew Blankstein and Richard Winton
Photo: The Kodak Theatre. Credit: Los Angeles Times