Semi-Truck, Car Collide on 5 Freeway at Lambert Road; Both vehicles Catches Fire
Elk Grove, California (March 2, 2017) – At least one person died in a fatal truck accident on 5 Freeway at Lambert Road in Elk Grove Wednesday evening, according to CHP dispatch.
The incident was reported at 7:50 p.m. yesterday.
The CHP log said that a semi truck carrying wood collided with another car causing the truck to overturn and caught fire. The other car also caught fire and was fully engulfed.
Authorities confirmed that at least one person was killed in the accident.
Limited information about the deceased and the crash was available.