Several Crashes Involving 4 Big Rigs Shut Down Portion Of EB 210 Freeway

PASADENA (CBSLA.com) — Several crashes involving four big rigs shut down a portion of the eastbound Foothill (210) Freeway Wednesday morning.

The first accident happened just before 2 a.m. when a semi-truck driver lost control of the vehicle, struck a center divider and jackknifed across the roadway at the 134 Freeway, the California Highway Patrol said.

A second accident then occurred involving another big rig and a sedan, injuring two passengers in the car.

LISTEN LIVE TO KNX 1070 FOR TRAFFIC UPDATES

The third crashed involved two more semi-trucks.

Traffic was diverted to the westbound 134 Freeway and the 710 Freeway.

Speed and wet weather were being blamed for the collisions.

The freeway was reopened just before 7:30 a.m.

Wednesday marked the second day a big rig crash closed the 210 Freeway.

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Los Angeles

KNX 1070 Newsradio
Play.It

Listen Live