SYLMAR, California (April 28, 2016) — A big rig truck allegedly drove over a pickup truck killing at least one person Thursday afternoon in a crash on the northbound Interstate 5 Freeway at Roxford Street, a California Highway Patrol report said.
The crash took place about 12:58 p.m. this afternoon. The report described a white service or utility truck as facing the wrong way on the right shoulder following the crash. The CHP were told there was a driver who just passed out. There was miscellaneous debris all over the roadway.
Police issued a SigAlert and ran a traffic break, just south of Roxford Street and called for the Los Angeles County Coroner about 1:30 p.m.
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