ORANGE (CBSLA) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured and two firefighters sustained minor injuries after a motorcycle collided with a fire truck Wednesday afternoon in the city of Orange.
The Orange Police Department responded to reports of a traffic collision involving a motorist and an Orange Fire Department vehicle just after 4:40 p.m.READ MORE: Commission To Review How LAPD Handled Echo Park Protests
The motorcyclist was transported to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries and two firefighters were transported with non-life threatening injuries.READ MORE: LA County COVID-19 Hospitalizations Nearly Quadruple In One Month
The crash closed eastbound Collins Avenue at Wanda Road and northbound Prospect Street at Bond Avenue.
California Highway Patrol was handling the investigation.MORE NEWS: Travelers Stranded At LAX After Spirit Airlines Flights Are Canceled
Any people who witnessed the collision were asked to contact the Orange Police Department or CHP.