California Highway Patrol has closed the Angeles Crest Highway from the Angeles National Forest Hwy. to the La Cañada entrance to the forest.
“[The closure is due] to a hazardous materials response,” said Sgt. Hanson, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Dept.
During the investigation a deceased man was discovered in a car with the hazardous material. L.A. County Fire Dept. has responded with a hazardous materials unit.
The road will be closed for an undetermined amount of time.