Multi-Car Accident, Involving Patrol Car, on 5 Freeway near Roxford Street [Sylmar, CA]

Multi-Car Accident, Involving Patrol Car, on 5 Freeway near Roxford Street [Sylmar, CA]
Multi-Car Accident, Involving Patrol Car, on 5 Freeway near Roxford Street [Sylmar, CA]

Multi-Car Accident on 5 Freeway in Sylmar

 
SYLMAR, CA (February 23, 2024) — A multi-car accident involving a patrol car occurred on the 5 Freeway near Roxford Street.
 
According to the California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office, the multi-car crash happened around 9:26 p.m. Tuesday. For an unknown reason, a Tesla driver lost control and spun out. Subsequently, the vehicle stopped in the carpool lane, where a deputy transporting two inmates from Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic pulled over to render aid. However, not long after, a Toyota Yaris struck the patrol unit parked behind the disabled Tesla.
 
However, no one reported any major injuries in the collision, and police took the two inmates to Holy Cross Medical Center after the accident.
 
Police did not indicate the factors leading to the crash, but conditions were wet and rainy then.
 
Remember, weather conditions make driving more precarious. Note the current weather when driving. Wet roads, black ice and fog can increase the risks. Therefore, drive slowly and increase the space between other cars on the road. Proceed with caution and ensure your tires have tread.


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