Trucks Collide, Explode in Los Angeles County Big Rig Accident
Two trucks in Castaic, California crashed into each other on Monday morning, according to reports. The impact of the collision, which occurred at around 6:05 a.m., ignited one truck into a fire that required the presence of firefighters at the scene of the accident.
One truck was headed down Freeway 5 when he hit the rear of the other truck. Soon after, the fire began. The fire spread onto nearby bushes, and then throughout the truck, which reportedly contained a shipment of eggs.
The truck accidentleft much to be dealth with by Los Angeles County Fire department officials. Although the fire was extinguished in approximately half an hour, the cleanup process extended around another hour and a half after that. The section of Freeway 5 that was affected closed until 8 a.m. on Monday morning.
As of yet, no injuries have been reported from the truck accident.
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