Big Rig Towing Motorhome Strikes Overpass on 5 Freeway in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, CA (May 4, 2022) — A big rig hauling a motorhome hit an overpass on the 5 Freeway near Sun Valley on Monday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident occurred on the 5 South Freeway when a driver of the semi-truck, hauling a motorhome, struck an overpass. As a result, the roof of the motorhome peeled off, scattering debris all over the roadway.
At least one car traveling behind the semi-truck sustained unknown damage due to the debris. However, the driver was able to drive off with no reported injuries.
At this time, the CHP is searching for the driver of the semi-truck. If anyone has information surrounding this incident or the driver involved, please contact the CHP.
When hauling heavy equipment and cargo, take care. Take the necessary precautions when navigating under bridges, parking structures and sharp turns. Know the measurement of your cargo, as well.
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