A man was killed Monday in a crash on the Ventura (101) Freeway in Encino in which a California Highway Patrol car was involved, authorities said.
It happened at 3:40 a.m. on the eastbound Ventura Freeway west of Balboa Boulevard, California Highway Patrol Officer Tony Polizzi said.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, Polizzi said.
A CHP patrol car driven by a sergeant was involved in the crash, CHP Officer Peter Nicholson said. No CHP officers were injured. No further details were immediately available.
A Sigalert was issued closing all eastbound lanes at White Oak Avenue.