Emergency Crews Respond To Single-Vehicle Fatal Traffic Collision -- October 16, 2015

Emergency crews responded to a single-vehicle fatal crash in Canyon Country Friday afternoon.

The crash was reported at Sierra Highway near Scherzinger Lane at 3:10 p.m. Friday, according to officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Public Information Office.

A minivan crashed into a power pole, throwing personal belongings across the road.

An adult female was confirmed dead at the scene, said Detective Dan Finn with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.

The female’s name has not been released pending next of kin, but was confirmed as a 46-year-old female Caucasian, said Lt. Fred Corral of the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.

Both northbound and southbound lanes of Sierra Highway were closed as a result of the collision.

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