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2003 - U.S. Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon introduces the first of several bills intended to block the 78-million-ton Cemex gravel mine in Soledad Canyon [story]


CHPA 69-year-old man from Culver City was taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Tuesday morning following a big-rig collision.

A Sig-Alert was issued for the two right lanes of the I-5 southbound freeway, south of The Old Road around 4:48 a.m. The Sig-Alert is still in place at 9:30 a.m.

Around 4:30 a.m., the 69-year-old man was driving a 2013 Volkswagen Semi truck in the number five lane, the rightmost lane, of the southbound I-5 freeway, south of The Old Road, according to a California Highway Patrol report.

A 58-year-old man from Oxnard was driving a 1996 Peter-built Semi truck southbound in the same lane as the Volkswagen semi.

The man driving the Volkswagen semi “was traveling at an unsafe speed and collided into the rear of” the Peter-built semi, according to the report.

The Volkswagen driver sustained major injuries while the Peter-built driver did not have any injuries.

A Sig-Alert was issued for the two right lanes of the I-5 southbound freeway, south of The Old Road around 4:48 a.m. The Sig-Alert is still in place at 9:30 a.m.

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7 Comments

  1. Kenny Ortiz Kenny Ortiz says:

    Is that why all this traffic it took me almost an hour to get to my house from Lyons to Valle del oro

  2. He’s lucky he made it out alive. The cab was completely smashed into the back of the other rig.

  3. Kristine Darabedyan Chris Rodriguez

  4. DaveRickmers says:

    Volkswagen “semi”?

  5. Tessa Lucero says:

    Is there an age limit for a commercial driver’s license?

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