Originally posted at 5:52 p.m. June 28, 2014. Edited with new details.
One adult and two children had to be pulled from a Toyota Camry that crashed into a tree on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Sherman Oaks, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
The solo-vehicle crash near Victory Boulevard was reported at 4:56 p.m., said LAFD spokesman Erik Scott.
The vehicle's occupants were hospitalized with unknown injuries, he said.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash and a cause was under investigation, said Officer Peter Bishop of the California Highway Patrol.
The number 3, 4 and 5 lanes had to be closed, but were open again as of 6:15 p.m.
--City News Service