The California Highway Patrol was investigating a fatal crash. The crash happened on Interstate 5 Sacramento. This has involved nine vehicles. It also includes a big-rig that was blocking all southbound lanes. The incident took place on Tuesday night. It was reported about 5:40 p.m. with several vehicles involved. The officers arrived at the place along the Southbound lanes of Interstate 5, near Florin Road exit. Big-rig hauling plywood rear-ended red Chrysler. The driver was not injured, one of the officials informed. Although it was difficult to remove the vehicle band to clear the lanes. Although the vehicles were diverted bad back in the freeway. But the CHP was asking drivers to choose alternate routes. It was recommended to the drivers heading towards South use Highway 99 instead.
Interstate 5 Sacramento, Overview of the incident
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Later the three victims were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their condition is still not known. CHP closed down southbound I-5 at Florin Road. The closure had caused a major backup on the highway. However, there is no belief in alcohol or drugs that has played a role in the crash. CHP has also interviewed, various witnesses. They had also spent hours doing reconstruction work at the scene. Still, the cause of the crash is not known to anyone. As the details were not realized further.
Reason for various incidents
The high rate of speed and the carelessness of the drivers are the main reason for the accidents. This results in injures and death for many people. Highway 99 is usually known as the highway to hell. This is later replaced by Interstate 5. It was fairly short compared to most of the highways. It has been ranked as the country’s most dangerous highway. The Fresno area it the most deadly area in the route. Thus due to poor light, drunk driving, high speeding, distracted driving various casualties could be seen there.
There are various incidents that could be seen at interstate-5. This is considered among the riskiest and scariest interstate. This has reported a lot more incidents than ever any other highway could have. There are a lot of precautions which could be taken.