Stop High Speed Rail – Banner
Home and Garden – Banner
It is forecast to be Partly Cloudy at 7:00 PM PDT on April 20, 2015
Partly Cloudy
Home » Santa Clarita News » Early Morning Accident Hampers Tuesday Commute

Early Morning Accident Hampers Tuesday Commute

Truck accident’s remnants make for ugly a.m. drive.

A two vehicle accident early Tuesday morning had a damaging ripple effect throughout the morning commute.

A freight truck was headed southbound on the I-5 north of Hwy 14 just after 3:30 a.m. when it collided with a GMC truck carrying produce. The accident forced the GMC to skid out of control and sent produce flying across all lanes of the freeway.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver and passenger of the GMC received moderate injuries.

By the time the cleanup was finished, the accident had exacted a much more severe toll on morning commuters. At peak travel time, the I-5 was backed up to Rye Canyon Rd. while Hwy 14 saw congestion past Placerita Canyon Rd. Surface streets like Newhall Avenue were also severely impacted.

Early Morning Accident Hampers Tuesday Commute

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

About KHTS AM 1220

High Speed Rail – News Banner
All American Bail Bonds – News Banner
College Of The Canyons – News Banner
Beyond Harmony – News Banner
Hugo Naturals – News Banner
Action Family Counseling – News Banner
AV Party Rental – News Banner
Academy Swim Club – News Banner
AV Party Rental – Tile
Beyond Harmony – Tile
Facey – Tile
Academy Swim Club – Tile
Action Family Counseling – Tile
Patterson’s Collision Center – Tile