A wrong-way driver was killed and another driver was hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash early Thursday morning on the northbound 101 Freeway in Hollywood.

The driver was going southbound in the northbound lanes when the crash occurred near the Hollywood Boulevard exit about 1 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

All northbound lanes of the freeway were blocked at Hollywood Boulevard, but reopened about 4:45 a.m., the CHP said.

The age, gender and name of the wrong-way driver were not disclosed.

The driver of the other vehicle is hospitalized in critical condition, the CHP said.


By Richard Moran

Richard Moran loves to write about sports with the Golden State Online. Before that, he worked as a senior writer at ESPN. Richard grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of San Diego in 2004, after which he worked as an editor for five years.

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