At 1:24 am LAFD and LAPD responded to a traffic accident on Big Tujunga Canyon Rd jwo Mt. Gleason Avenue. Firefighters arrived and found at least 3 vehicles involved in a collision, with one person trapped. Jaws of Life and cutting tools were used to extricate the adult male victim. In all, 5 people were transported to area hospitals, one in serious condition and the other 4 with minor complaints. It was unknown if alcohol or drugs contributed to the crash. LAPD VTD was investigating the accident.