Lanes Blocked after Newhall Car Accident on Highway 14
NEWHALL, CA (July 9, 2020) – Late Wednesday morning, a two-vehicle crash on Highway 14 stalled southbound commuter traffic.
The CHP officers responded to the two-vehicle traffic collision at about 9:45 a.m.
The crash occurred on southbound Highway 14, near the Newhall Avenue onramp, said Officer Peter Nicholson of the CHP Traffic Management Office.
“It was reported as the HOV lane blocked with two vehicles,” Nicholson revealed. “As of 9:48 a.m., officers were holding lanes temporarily.”
The incident also blocked the HOV lane and No. 1 lane. Furthermore, the incident snarled traffic just before 10:00 a.m.
Meanwhile, the authorities did not issue any SigAlert. Also, the collision didn’t lead to any injuries, said Nicholson and Marvin Lim, a spokesman for the L.A. County Fire Department.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Next Steps to Move Forward after Two-Vehicle Crash on Highway 14
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, everyone must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
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