Hailey Smither of Castaic killed in 5 freeway crash with big rig

CASTAIC, CA (May 12, 2022) - Hailey Smither, 28, was identified as the pedestrian killed on the 5 freeway when she was struck by a big rig. The accident occurred around 2:20 a.m. near Lake Hughes Road on the northbound side of the 5 according to the California Highway Patrol. …

Gina Rebecca Castaneda killed in accident involving semi-truck

BAKERSFIELD, CA (May 10, 2022) - Gina Rebecca Castaneda was killed in an accident in Bakersfield after being hit by a semi-truck.  Emergency response was called to the scene at the intersection of Niles Street and Fairfax Road around 8:30 p.m. Eyewitnesses say that Castaneda, who frequented the area, was…

Man killed in Borrego Springs after head-on crash with big rig

BORREGO SPRINGS, CA (May 10, 2022) - A man was killed in a Borrego Springs accident after colliding head-on with a big rig on Friday May 6. The driver was heading east on Borrego Salton Sea Way just east of Henderson Canyon when a big rig crossed double yellow lines…

Deadly accident on 210 freeway in Tujunga involving big rig kills 2

UPDATE MAY 18: The two men involved in the crash were identified as Modesto Talamantes, 51, and Thomas Ornelaz, 40. Both men were from San Fernando and died at the scene according to the coroner's office. The cause of the crash is still under investigation. TUJUNGA, CA (May 16, 2022)…

Victorville accident results in driver being airlifted to hospital

VICTORVILLE, CA (May 10, 2022) - A Victorville accident left a driver critically injured, which required emergency response to airlift the driver to a trauma center.  The accident occurred around 3:06 a.m. on May 6 at the intersection of Air Expressway and Nevada Avenue. The two vehicles involved were a…

BMW crushed under big rig in South LA

LOS ANGELES, CA (May 8, 2022) - A BMW was crushed underneath a big rig in South L.A. on Saturday, May 7. The driver had to be rescued from the vehicle and was taken to the hospital.  L.A. County Fire Department said it responded to the crash around the 19000…

Woman killed in truck crash near Avenal Rd in Lemoore

LEMOORE, CA (May 3, 2022) - An unidentified woman was killed in a truck accident involving two big rigs on Tuesday night.  The woman was driving her Lexus southbound on Avenal Cutoff Rd near 25th Ave when she attempted to make a 3-point turn. An oncoming big rig was unable…

Alberto Gonzalez-Lopez killed in Santa Maria by semi-truck

SANTA MARIA, CA (May 4, 2022) - The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office announced that Alberto Gonzalez-Lopez, 44, was killed in a Santa Maria car accident involving a semi-truck.  Mr. Gonzalez-Lopez was sitting in the back seat of a Honda Civic when it was struck on the left side by…

Truck crash on Byron Hwy and Holey Rd near Discovery Bay

DISCOVERY BAY, CA (April 20, 2022) - A big rig crash involving a FedEx truck and GMC Denali SUV took place on Byron Highway and Holey Road near Discovery Bay, CA.  The FedEx truck accident occurred around 10:10 a.m. on Monday April 18.  California Highway Patrol Officers arriving at the…

Ana Cruz-Sanchez killed in Diamond Bar accident with big rig

DIAMOND BAR (May 1, 2022) - Ana Cruz-Sanchez, 29, was killed early Sunday morning after crashing into a big rig in Diamond Bar. The fatal accident occurred around 6 a.m. on the Grand Avenue off-ramp heading eastbound on the 60 freeway. Emergency crews arrived shortly after the accident, but unfortunately…