One Injured in Semi-Truck Collision in Castaic
CASTAIC, CA (February 6, 2019) – On Wednesday night, one person was injured in a big-rig accident on 5 Freeway.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident occurred around 10:00 PM just north of Parker Road.
As per reports, a big-rig overturned and was laying across all the northbound lanes of the freeway. The cause of the accident is currently unknown at this time.
First responders arrived at the scene and stated at least one person was injured, but the extent of the injury or if the occupant was transported to a hospital is unclear. The victim’s current medical condition is unknown at this time.
The surrounding area was closed off for a brief time for cleanup and preliminary investigation, but has since reopened around 2:00 AM. No further details have been disclosed to the public, as the investigation continues.
When behind the wheel, make sure to pay attention to your surroundings for other motorist, cyclist, and pedestrians. By driving safely and cautiously, you can prevent dangerous, unnecessary accidents on the road. It is illegal to drive over the speed limit and avoiding law enforcement.
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