1 Injured in Truck Accident on I-5 in Los Angeles County, CA
Los Angeles County, CA — November 2, 2023, one person was injured in a two-semi truck accident just after 1 p.m. along Interstate 5.
According to reports, two 18-wheelers collided in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 near Smokey Bear Road.
The cause of the accident is unknown, but authorities state that one of the people involved were entrapped in one of the 18-wheelers and had to be extricated. The injuries he incurred during the accident necessitated transportation by emergency medical services to a local hospital for treatment.
The weather and road conditions in the area at the time of the accident were not explicitly reported on, but photographs published in the news of the traffic jam caused by the incident show dry roads. The accident is still under investigation by authorities. There are not additional details currently available.