Lanes Blocked For Several Hours After Big Rig Overturns and Spills Granite on 5 Freeway Near Lincoln Ave in Anaheim
Anaheim, California (January 10, 2016) – About four lanes of an Anaheim freeway were closed late Monday night following a rollover crash.
The incident took place at about 11:57 p.m. on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 Freeway at the on-ramp to Lincoln Avenue.
Officers responded to the scene and found and overturned big rig. No Injuries were reported in the crash.
Slabs of broken granite were spilled across two lanes of the freeway.
According to an article by the On Scene TV, a small fuel leak was reported after the crash.
No further information regarding the crash was provided.
Sacramento, CA: Pickup Truck Land in Ditch After Possible Hit-and-run two-vehicle Crash on 5 Freeway
Sacramento, California (January 5, 2017) – According to the California Highway Patrol, two vehicles collided Wednesday evening sending one off the roadway into a ditch in North Sacramento.
The accident occurred at about 4:01 p.m. when a sedan struck a gray Dodge pickup truck on the southbound Interstate 5 Freeway, just south of Airport Boulevard.
Reportedly, the impact of the crash sent the truck off the roadway into a ditch while the sedan was in the No. 1 lane.
Responding officers requested for an ambulance to attend to any possible injuries.
As per the report, a Hispanic male adult who was at the center divider jumped over to the northbound side of the freeway and ran into the bushes to hide. The police detained one person who was in the sedan.
The incident remains under investigation.
Pickup Truck and Car Crash Coutolenc Road and Skyway Killing one Person
Magalia, California (January 2, 2016) – According to California Highway Patrol report, at least one person died Sunday afternoon after two vehicles collided in Magalia.
The accident took place at about 2:11 p.m. when a pickup truck and a sedan collided at Coutolenc Road and Skyway intersection.
As per the CHP, fire crews responded to the accident site and located at least one person with significant injuries.
Paramedics also responded to the scene to help the injured person. Unfortunately, the victim died of their injuries and was pronounced deceased at the crash site.
The name of the victim was not immediately available. The incident remains under investigation
Man Dies in Diamond Bar Two-vehicle Crash
Diamond Bar, California (December 14, 2016) – A man was killed Friday morning in a fatal crash involving a heavy-duty pickup truck in Diamond Bar, the California Highway Patrol reported.
The 5:48 a.m. incident took place in the HOV lane of State Route 60 Freeway between a Ford F-150 pickup truck and a small white vehicle.
Reportedly, one the white vehicle overturned after the crash while the truck went up on the center divider.
One person was reportedly killed in the crash while another one was rushed to a nearby hospital with unspecified injuries.
The crash prompted the authorities to issue a SigAlert for the carpool lane but the lanes reopened at about 9 a.m.
No further information regarding the crash was provided. The incident remains under investigation.
Injuries Reported in Oceanside Three-Vehicle Crash on 5 Freeway and Aliso Creek Rest Area
Oceanside, California (December 30, 2016) – A woman and child were injured Thursday afternoon in an accident involving three vehicles in Oceanside, the police said.
The crash occurred just before 2 p.m. on 5 Freeway at Aliso Creek Rest Area.
Reportedly, a big rig struck two vehicles, identified as an Acura MDX and a red Chevrolet pickup truck.
As per the report, a woman and a child inside one of the vehicles sustained unspecified injuries in the crash. Paramedics were called to the scene to attend to the injured parties.
Fire crews also responded to the scene to help in rescue and clearing operations.
No further information was provided. The crash remains under investigation.