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1 Killed And Several Injured On 10 Freeway Tunnel Crash In Santa Monica

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A crash on a 10 Freeway tunnel in Santa Monica this afternoon has left one person dead and several hospitalized.

An 18-wheeler flat-bed truck, a dump truck and a minivan crashed in the McClure Tunnel that connects the 10 Freeway to PCH around 12:30 p.m., according to KTLA. One person died after being transported from the crash site, two children were in critical condition and five others were hospitalized with moderate injuries. Seven of them had been riding in the minivan.

Westbound lanes on the 10 Freeway were closed at Lincoln Boulevard and are expected to remain closed until as least 5 p.m., according to the Santa Monica Police Dept.'s Facebook page.