A multi-vehicle crash involving a pickup truck and a big rig left the pickup truck driver with major injuries on Friday on the 5 Freeway in Downey.
The pickup truck accident took place at 5:24 a.m. at Lakewood Boulevard resulting in the pickup truck driver suffering major injuries and being trapped inside their vehicle. The pickup suffered major front-end damage after striking the guardrail.
It’s unknown at this time what prompted the collision, but one of the vehicle’s lost nails and screws in the roadway causing a potential hazard for roughly 100 feet.
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