Fire Crews free Traffic Accident Victim from Semi-Truck

On February 17th around 3PM at WB126 & Wells Rd interchange, Saticoy, CA units responded to a reported overturned semi tractor/trailer with one person trapped and fuel leaking.

The first unit on scene arrived to find one adult male trapped in the wreckage of a semi tractor overturned onto the guard rail along the freeway on-ramp curve, fuel tanks intact. An extensive and complex extrication of the victim took approx 45 minutes to complete, after which he was transported to a local hospital with major injuries.

No other injuries or other vehicle involvement reported at the time of this release, any further information will need to requested from CHP.

Photos: City of Ventura Fire Department


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