Update 8:30 p.m.: All lanes reopened
All lanes of the 5 and 14 freeways were reopened late Friday afternoon after a brush fire nearby ignited a truck.
Update 5:50 p.m.: Lanes closed after brush fire burns vehicle
The northbound 5 and the northbound 14 freeways were shut down Friday afternoon due to a brush fire setting off a sigalert in Sylmar, according to California Highway Patrol officer Alex Rubio.
Rubio said the fire began when a car described as a grey Mazda truck ignited.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department were on the scene. No injuries were reported.