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Dropped Mattress Triggers Fatal Four-Vehicle Crash On 55 Freeway

One person was killed and another arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after a dropped mattress triggered a four-vehicle crash on the 55 Freeway in Santa Ana late Friday night, authorities said.

02/14/2015

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Big Rig Crash In Anaheim Leaves Cab Hanging Over Guardrail

A jackknifed big rig hanging over a guardrail prompted a SigAlert Tuesday afternoon for the transition road from the Riverside (91) Freeway to the Costa Mesa (55) Freeway.

12/02/2014

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Motorcyclist Dies, Man Who Came To His Aid Injured

A motorcyclist died from injuries he sustained in a collision on the 55 Freeway on Sunday morning, and a person who came to his aid was critically hurt when struck by a suspected drunken driver, Santa Ana police said.

09/21/2014

Two people were critically injured Thursday afternoon in this crash in Irvine. (credit: CBS)

2 Critical, 2 Hurt In Irvine Crash

Officials said all four injured were transported to a nearby hospital.

05/08/2014

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Caught On Camera: Costa Mesa Police Save Teen Teetering On Side Of 55 Freeway Overpass

Costa Mesa police Tuesday saved a teenager who was teetering on the side of the 55 Freeway overpass.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/06/2014