At least one person was killed Thursday morning in a crash involving a big rig in Yorba Linda.
Officers from the California Highway Patrol responded at about 1 a.m. to the eastbound Riverside (91) Freeway and Green River Road where they found a big rig with a white trailer on the side of the freeway engulfed in flames, according to a CHP incident report.
At least one person was pronounced dead at the scene. Details about the crash were not immediately available.
The collision closed multiple lanes of the freeway. Traffic was backed up between Yorba Linda and Corona.