5 People Hospitalized after Big Rig Overturns in Interstate 15 Crash [North County, CA]


5 People Hospitalized After Big Rig Overturns in Interstate 15 Crash [North County, CA]
5 People Hospitalized After Big Rig Overturns in Interstate 15 Crash [North County, CA] 5 People Hospitalized After Big Rig Overturns in Interstate 15 Crash [North County, CA]

Big Rig Overturns, Causes Snarled-Up Traffic Following Interstate 15 Crash

 
North County, CA (September 5, 2020) – A crash on Interstate 15 involving a big rig caused traffic on Thursday afternoon.
 
The incident took place on September 3 at about 2:45 p.m. on Interstate 15 in North County.
 
Medics transported at least five people who sustained non-life-threatening injuries from the crash, North County Fire Protection District spokesman Capt. John Choi said.
 
According to a report, the involved big rig was about to enter northbound Interstate 15 from eastbound state route 78. However, it flipped over and the chain-reaction crash followed.
 
Authorities said a pickup truck rear-ended a trailer, and another minivan was also involved in the crash.
 
Fire crews extricated the driver of the big rig from the vehicle and an occupant in the pickup.
 
Due to the impact of the collision, authorities closed three of four northbound Interstate 15 lanes until 5 p.m.

Road Closes after Crash in North County

 
Furthermore, the transition ramp from eastbound SR-78 to northbound I-15 and the far-right lane remained closed until evening.
 
Choi advised other motorists to expect delays in the area.
 
Road accidents can happen anytime, anywhere, and to anyone. One small driving mistake can lead to disastrous results. That is why it is important to drive defensively and to always abide by all driving laws. This way, you can ensure your safety and the safety of surrounding vehicles, motorists, and pedestrians.


If you or a loved one suffered serious injuries in a multi-car crash, reach out to the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. We understand what you are going through, and our team is here to ensure your legal rights are protected. With over 40 years in the legal field, we have the experience and the resources to win your case. Call us today at (800) 203-3061 for a free, no-obligation consultation at a location nearest you. In addition, you can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message.
 

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