Tree Service Truck Involved in Collision near Highway 89
MT SHASTA, CA (September 12, 2018) – Injuries were sustained Wednesday morning following a multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 5.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision took place about 7:58 AM near the intersection of the 5 Freeway and Highway 89. Four vehicles were involved in the collision, including a tree service truck.
The truck reportedly collided with the three other unidentified vehicles, although the events leading up to the pile-up are unknown at this time.
Medics were requested to the scene for needed medical attention. Minor injuries were recorded in the incident, but it is unclear how many people were injured. The road was closed as towing and cleaning operations were performed to prevent disruption in the flow of traffic in the area.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the crash and to identify possible contributing factors. No additional information has been released to the public.
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