Big Rig Jackknife: Multiple Vehicle Injury Accident on the 91 Freeway in Riverside


RIVERSIDE, California – A SigAlert was issued about 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday after a big rig truck jackknifed, hit the center divider wall and crashed into a red pickup truck and a Saturn sedan on State Route 91 freeway at Tyler Street Wednesday afternoon, according to California Highway Patrol reports.
The multi-vehicle truck accident took place on slick roads due to intermittent rain. The CHP also reported that the crash resulted in at least one injury and a fuel spill on the freeway. There were no details about who was injured, but the Riverside Fire Department was called to clean up the spill. The accident initially blocked the No. 3 and the No. 4 lanes, but the High Occupancy and No. 1 lanes remained open, the CHP reported. By about 2:30 p.m., police were able to open the No. 3 lane, but the No. 4 and 5 lanes remained closed.
Source: California Highway Patrol
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One thought on “Big Rig Jackknife: Multiple Vehicle Injury Accident on the 91 Freeway in Riverside

  1. window replacement on said:

    What are the latest updates of this accident.


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