Wild Winds Kick Up Trouble in High Desert

KTLA - Los Angeles

A sandstorm whipped by powerful winds forced officials to close the 14 Freeway near Avenue A.

Officers arriving at the scene encountered several vehicle crashes amid a blistering sandstorm that reduced visibility to dangerous levels, the California Highway Patrol said.

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