Photo by John Schreiber.
Photo by John Schreiber.

Three middle lanes were closed Monday morning on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Fountain Valley because of a hit-and- run accident, the California Highway Patrol said.

The accident happened on the northbound San Diego Freeway at the Brookhurst Street offramp at 4:56 a.m., the CHP reported, saying there were injuries but initially providing no details.

The CHP issued a SigAlert at 5:09 a.m. shutting down the numbers 3, 4 and 5 lanes at the request of the Costa Mesa Fire Department.

—Staff and wire reports

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