The collision involved a street sweeper and a big rig which had been hauling sand and occurred at 7:15 a.m.
Details regarding the cause of the crash remain unknown, however, the operator of the street sweeper was seriously injured after the victim became trapped inside the vehicle needing to be removed from the vehicle via Orange County Fire Department personnel.
The unidentified injured victim was rushed to a trauma center, where no updates have been provided at this time.
Per the Orange County Register, Ortega Highway remained shut down for over an hour while the wreckage was cleared from off the roadway.
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