Fresno, CA – Serious Crashes Cause Injuries on I-5 S at Waterloo Ave Overpass
Fresno, CA (December 3, 2023) – Late in the evening on December 1st, a serious traffic collision occurred, involving possibly 3-4 vehicles on the southbound lanes of I-5 at the Waterloo Ave Overpass, just south of Waterloo – Coalinga in Fresno. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) immediately responded to the scene. Among the vehicles involved were a dark blue Volkswagen with major rear-end damage. J and D Towing were dispatched for a total of 3 tow trucks. Emergency personnel from the Kings County Fire Department (KC FIRE) reported that two patients sustained non-life-threatening injuries. As responders were dealing with this incident, another traffic collision was reported farther south of the initial scene. The collisions involved a white sedan, a blue van, and another blue sedan, creating a traffic hazard with vehicles using the center divider and right-hand shoulder to navigate through the scene. Investigations into the crashes are ongoing.
We extend our concerns to the victims involved, and we hope for their swift recovery.