Man killed in motorcycle accident in North Hollywood.
An investigation is underway into a fatal crash that closed a busy freeway transition for hours in the North Hollywood area.
The crash happened at approximately 2:45 a.m. Saturday on the eastbound 101 Freeway transition to the eastbound 134 Freeway.
Authorities confirm that a motorcycle was involved in the incident, but it remains unclear how many other vehicles were also involved.
One man was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.
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