Jackknifed Big Rig Involved in Accident on 80 Freeway at Manuel Campos Parkway in Fairfield
FAIRFIELD, CA (August 6, 2022) – Police reported multiple injuries in a big rig accident on westbound 80 Freeway on August 4.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred just west of Manuel Campos Parkway.
Based on reports, the jackknifed big rig blocked all westbound lanes. Officials said it collided with several cars. However, the details that led to the crash were not immediately available.
As a result, the Fairfield Fire Department said seven people suffered injuries in the incident. Paramedics treated four victims at the scene for minor to moderate injuries. In addition, crews transported three people to a trauma center for treatment.
At this point, an investigation is ongoing. Also, other details are not yet clear at this time.
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