Los Angeles, CA – Multi-Vehicle Collision on I-5 North of State St Causes Injuries
Los Angeles, CA (August 15, 2023) – In the early morning hours of August 15th, a multi-vehicle with injuries collision occurred on the southbound lanes of I-5, just north of State St in Central LA’s District 7.
Upon receiving reports, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) swiftly arrived at the scene to assess the situation. The collision involved a gray Volkswagen Jetta, a white truck, and a gray sedan blocking the #2 lane. The impact caused a significant obstruction, resulting in a temporary road closure.
The Freeway Service Patrol (FSP) responded, moving one of the vehicles to the right shoulder to alleviate the congestion. The FSP’s primary concern was ensuring the safety of the involved parties and facilitating the flow of traffic.
Although the exact details of the injuries sustained by those involved are still under investigation, first responders worked diligently to secure the scene and provide the necessary medical aid. The gray Volkswagen Jetta, white truck, and gray sedan suffered substantial damage, with debris scattered across the freeway.
As the investigation continues, our thoughts are with those affected by this collision, and we hope for a swift recovery for all involved parties.