1 Killed, 1 Injured in Big Rig Crash on Interstate 5 Near 210 Freeway
Big Rig Hits Bridge Column in Fatal Sylmar Accident
Sylmar, CA (July 17, 2019) – A big rig crash in Sylmar has killed one person and injured another. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of July 17 on Interstate 5.
The crash happened on Interstate 5, near the 210 Freeway, in an unincorporated area of the Santa Susana Mountains. A big rig hit a bridge support column.
The crash trapped two people inside the cab of the truck. One person suffered serious injuries and was taken to a local hospital. The other died at the accident scene. The accident sent concrete onto the roadway, forcing the closure of both the 5 and 210 freeways.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.