Crash Involving 5 Semis, 2 Vehicles Block Several Lanes Of NB 5 Freeway In Mission HillsAt least five big rigs and two vehicles got tangled up Friday on the northbound 5 Freeway at Van Nuys Boulevard in Mission Hills.
LAPD Newton Station Hosts Fundraiser For Sisters Struck By Semi In South LA Police officers held a fundraiser Wednesday for two sisters who were struck by a semi, killing one and gravely injuring the other.
Big Rig Bursts Into Flames After Hitting Center Divider On 10 FreewayNo other vehicles were involved, and the truck driver survived the fiery crash.
Truck Carrying Sulfuric Acid Overturns On Freeway Connector In Baldwin ParkThe truck was hauling sulfuric acid, but authorities say none of the containers spilled. A hazmat team was called out to the scene of the crash as a precaution, and crews will have to carefully unload the sulfuric acid before it can be taken away on a new truck.
8 Big Rigs Involved In Chain-Reaction Crash On 60 FreewayFour people were hurt Tuesday and traffic was closed to all but one lane on the 60 Freeway after eight big rigs were involved in a chain-reaction collision.
Big Rig Jackknifes Into Woodland Hills Wall, Spills 40 Gallons Of DieselThe truck’s cab smashed into a soundwall, and spilled about 40 gallons of diesel fuel onto freeway lanes. Two lanes of the Ventura (101) Freeway will remain closed for an unknown duration so crews can clean up the spill.
2 Big Rigs Destroyed In Fiery Grapevine Crash Involving 11 Passenger VehiclesTwo big rigs became fully engulfed in flames and were completely destroyed in a 9 p.m. crash that also involved 11 passenger vehicles at the east runaway truck ramp, just past Lebec.
3 Injured In Fiery Big Rig Crash On 405 Freeway In Sepulveda PassA fiery big rig crash shut down all southbound lanes of the 405 freeway at Skirball Center Drive Monday afternoon and left at least three people injured.
Police Pursuit In OC Ends In Collision With Big Rig Carrying Jet Fuel, Attempted CarjackingsAfter the car collided with a semi-truck, one passenger exited the vehicle and twice attempted to carjack nearby vehicles.
Big Rig Crashes Into Fire Truck Responding To Freeway AccidentThree firefighters were injured were injured as they were responding to a rollover crash.
Big Rig Crash Shuts Down Northbound 5 FreewayLuckily at the time of the crash the tanker was empty so no fuel was spilled on the freeway.
Big Rig Bursts Into Flames After Slamming Into Bus Full Of CheerleadersForty girls with the California All Stars were heading home to Phoenix after participating in a gym camp at UCLA.
1 Dead, 10 Hurt As Fiery Big-Rig Pileup Shuts Down I-5 Near LA ZooA northbound big rig swerved across the center median and slammed into another big rig in the southbound lanes, prompting the chain-reaction collision, the CHP says.
Big Rig Busts Through Center Divider, Lands On Gold Line TracksDisruptions on the Metro Gold Line along the eastbound Foothill (210) Freeway could last into Friday after a big rig skidded through a guardrail and onto the Metro Gold Line's tracks.
Big Rig Blows Tire, Lands Upright In Wash Alongside 91 Freeway In RiversideA portion of the eastbound Riverside Freeway at La Sierra Avenue will remain closed through at least 10 a.m. Wednesday while crews retrieve a big rig from the wash alongside the freeway.