LANCASTER (CBSLA) — Four people were killed and another is in critical condition after a crash involving a big rig in Lancaster.
The crash happened at East Avenue G and North 30th Street at about 9:11 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.READ MORE: Moviegoers Finally Back In Theaters, Excited For Summer Blockbuster 'Fast And Furious 9'
A black car was left on the side of the road with its engine compartment crushed, and its trunk mangled. Across the road, the big rig’s cab appeared to have been ripped from the trailer and was left on its side.READ MORE: Man Shot To Death In Unincorporated Area Near South Los Angeles
A woman was declared dead at the scene, while a second woman and two children died at a hospitals, according to the California Highway Patrol.MORE NEWS: Cat Named Hog Allegedly Taken By Uber Eats Driver Back Home In Studio City
A fifth person remains hospitalized in critical condition.