Two adults, child killed in van crash

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week All three were pronounced dead at the scene, Wells said. The victims were not identified. Authorities said it was not immediately possible to determine the gender of any of the victims. “All three individuals were badly burned,” Wells said. Burbank police officers were the first authorities to arrive, at about 6:30 p.m., and found the vehicle engulfed in flames south of Hollywood Way, a Burbank police official said. Los Angeles and Burbank firefighters extinguished the flames. BURBANK – Two adults and a child died Saturday night when a van ran off the northbound Golden State Freeway, overturned and caught fire, authorities said. The burning van ignited vegetation around it, but the fire was quickly extinguished. The freeway’s northbound lanes were partially blocked for hours. “We found a van over the embankment, fully on fire,” said Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Jim Wells. “Inside we found two fatalities.” The third victim, a child about 2 or 3 years old, was thrown from the van, officials said. California Highway Patrol officials were investigating the cause of the crash. – Daily News160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img

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