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CHP investigates fatal crash in Westwood near 405

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that occurred Monday night on Wilshire Boulevard near the northbound 405 Freeway.

The accident occurred at 11:15 p.m., said Officer Patrick Kimball.

One person was killed and another was arrested at the scene and booked for drunk driving, according to a CHP report. Neither person was immediately identified, and no further details were available early Tuesday.

The accident wreckage has been cleared and will not affect the morning commute, officials said.

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