1 Killed, 6 Injured in Gilroy Crash on Highway 152 Near Bloomfield Avenue
GILROY (September 22, 2019) – A traffic collision along Highway 152 killed one person and injured several others Sunday night.
The California Highway Patrol said the fatal accident took place at about 8:30 p.m., just east of Bloomfield Avenue.
According to reports by The Mercury News and KION News, multiple vehicles including a big rig collided for an unknown reason on Highway 152.
Big Rig and Car Accident on Highway 152 in Gilroy Sunday
A CHP dispatch described one of the cars involved as a pickup truck. Occupants were reportedly pinned inside the wreckage following the crash.
Paramedics responded to the scene and confirmed that at least one party died as a result of the wreck. A total of six other people suffered unspecified injuries upon impact.
The names of the deceased and wounded individuals have not been yet released. Meanwhile, officers shut down all eastbound lanes of Highway 152 at Bloomfield Avenue after the incident. The cause of the collision remains under investigation.
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