Police say that a teenager who survived a car crash with a big rig was killed as he tried to escape traffic on the freeway where the accident happened.
Los Angeles County Fire spokesperson Scott Miller says a 55-gallon drum in the back of a big rig spilled 5-10 gallons of a type of benzyl chloride inside the trailer.
A man was killed Friday after the big rig he was driving jackknifed on the 215 Freeway.
Three separate accidents involving five big rigs forced officials to issue a SigAlert for the Foothill (210) Freeway transition road late Wednesday.
The southbound lanes of the 101 Freeway in Hollywood were temporarily blocked Tuesday after a big rig smashed into several vehicles.
The driver of a big rig lost control of the vehicle early Wednesday morning and crashed, spilling its load of milk in Glendale, the CHP said.
One person Thursday was arrested in a fatal hit-and-run accident involving a big rig and two vehicles in San Bernardino County.
The eastbound San Bernardino (10) Freeway was closed Tuesday morning after two separate big rig crashes.
A big rig loaded with 20 tons of French fries overturned and slid down an embankment on its side on Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles.
The westbound 210 Freeway reopened Tuesday morning following a fiery big rig crash in La Crescenta.
Two people were reportedly hurt in Mission Hills Friday after a big rig collided with an SUV.
Officials said a 69-year-old woman was killed Saturday when she was struck by a big rig on the I-10 in Beaumont.
Firefighters Friday made quick work of a big rig fire on the 210 Freeway in Azusa.
Authorities say two people were injured after a big rig went over a freeway embankment and caught fire in the city of Commerce.
A big rig jackknifed on the 210 Freeway in Pasadena Friday afternoon spilling a load of wood and blocking traffic.