Lebec, CA – Two Big Rigs Collide on I-5, Causing Major Injuries
Lebec, CA (January 10, 2024) – On the morning of January 10th, a serious accident occurred on the I-5, involving two large trucks and causing significant injuries. The incident occurred around 7 a.m. when one truck, parked on the right shoulder, was forcefully struck from behind by another truck. By 9:45 a.m., SkyCal captured a distressing scene – the cab of one truck was severely mangled, and the trailer of the other had burst open, spilling its contents onto the roadway. Emergency responders had to extricate a trapped driver from one of the trucks, and the injured individual was airlifted to a nearby hospital for urgent medical attention. The aftermath of the crash led to ongoing traffic delays well into the afternoon. Currently, the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision is still underway.
Our thoughts go out to those affected by this unfortunate incident, and we wish them a swift recovery.