Multi-Vehicle Crash Thursday on 5 Freeway Near Lebec Road
GRAPEVINE, Kern County (May 24, 2018) – Multiple vehicles collided on the northbound Interstate 5 Freeway Thursday evening, according to a local news source.
As per the article, about five vehicles were involved in the wreck. The California Highway Patrol group reportedly found at least one semi truck that rolled over on the freeway, near Lebec Road.
It was not immediately clear how many people were involved, and possibly injured in the crash.
Officials said all lanes, except of the number two lane, was shut down to traffic while officials investigate and clear the roadway.
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A forensic examination of the semi truck and all the other vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a traffic collision and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced Kern County car and truck lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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