CROCKETT, CA – The California Highway Patrol responded to a fatal crash involving a big-rig truck on Interstate Highway 80 this past week in Crockett.
The accident involved a sedan crashing into a big-rig truck near the Pomona Street off-ramp from the I-80, according to the CHP. In addition to the fatality, there was one injury.
The crash was called in to the CHP at 3:55 a.m., but the fatality wasn’t reported until 5:28 a.m.
The victim who died was transported to a local hospital after the crash and later succumbed to the injuries, according to the CHP.
This crash happened in near the same spot where another big-rig truck crashed and burned earlier that same morning on I-80, not far from the Carquinez Bridge.
That crash also resulted in injuries and occurred about 1:00 a.m., all lanes of the highway had to be closed off for over two hours.
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(Source: ABC News)
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