COTTONWOOD: Crash on 5 Freeway at Herbert S. Miles Rest Area
COTTONWOOD, California (July 6, 2017) — Two vehicles collided Thursday morning in an injury crash on the Interstate 5 Freeway near the Herbert S. Miles Rest Area, a California Highway Patrol report said.
The crash was reported to CHP officers about 10:45 a.m. this morning, just north of Red Bluff. Two people were injured including one person who struck their head on the steering wheel of their vehicle. A red sedan and a Jeep were involved.
Paramedics responded to assist the injured, but it’s unclear if anyone was taken to hospital The injuries were listed as minor.
The crash is under investigation by police to determine fault.
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