Newhall, CA – Major Injuries Reported in I-5 S Car Crash at Smokey Bear Rd
Newhall, CA (January 11, 2024) – A major multi-vehicle accident occurred on January 10th at around 2:45 p.m. on I-5 S at Smokey Bear Rd, causing significant injuries and traffic disruptions. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) responded to the scene, where two semi-trucks collided, leading to lane obstructions and a SigAlert. First responders, including the CHP, Transportation Management Center, and Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACOFD), addressed major injuries, with one victim airlifted for urgent medical care. Recovery efforts by LM Towing and Golden Empire Towing involved clearing debris from the lanes. The incident is under investigation, and authorities are working to gather more details.
Our thoughts are with those affected, and we wish a speedy recovery to the injured.