Woman Killed in Fatal Big-Rig Accident near Grand Avenue

DIAMOND BAR, CA (May 3, 2022) – Sunday morning, Ana Cruz-Sanchez was fatally struck in a semi-truck collision on 60 Freeway.

The incident occurred around 6:00 a.m., on the eastbound lanes of the freeway near the Grand Avenue off-ramp. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

At this time, the events leading up to the collision remain unclear. However, reports indicate that a sedan and big-rig collided in the area.

The impact caused severe damage to the sedan. One occupant, later identified as 29-year-old Cruz-Sanchez, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Moreover, multiple lanes on the freeway were blocked during cleanup and preliminary duties before they were later reopened.


The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the loved ones of Ana Cruz-Sanchez during this time.


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