Semi Truck Hits and Kills 58 Year Old Man on 5 Freeway in Redding
REDDING, CA (December 27, 2017) – A man is struck and killed by a semi-truck on the Cypress Avenue onramp to the I5 South freeway at 8:37 PM.
Reports from the California Highway Patrol state that the 58 year old man was stumbling on the road Wednesday night, and crossed the fog line where he was hit by the truck.
Lanes were shut down, and the freeway Cypress Ave on and off ramps were blocked by police officers. They are investigating the accident for further details.
It is not clear whether or not there was alcohol or drugs involved in this incident.
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