Ten vehicles crashed just after sunrise today on the Ventura (101) Freeway in Encino, authorities said.
Paramedics rushed one person to an area hospital and three people were treated at the scene. The condition of the hospitalized patient was not immediately known, said Diana Igawa of the Los Angeles City Fire Department.
Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the crash on eastbound freeway at Haskell Avenue at 7:33 a.m., Igawa said.
One of the cars overturned. The crash occurred on a stretch of freeway facing directly into the rising morning sun.