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Lanes cleared after car overturns on 405 Freeway in Sherman Oaks

November 2, 2009 |  7:04 am

All lanes have been cleared on the northbound 405 Freeway in Sherman Oaks after a car overturned early this morning, leaving one person in critical condition and forcing three lanes of traffic to be shut down.

The accident occurred at 1:08 a.m. just south of Ventura Boulevard,  CHP Officer Francisco Villalobos said. One person was taken to UCLA Medical Center in critical condition, he said.

The cause of the accident was under investigation. A SigAlert was issued at about 2 a.m. and was lifted about four hours later.

-- Baxter Holmes

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