Lanes Closed after Car vs Diesel-Truck Crash near Casitas Springs

VENTURA COUNTY, CA (June 17, 2022) – Thursday morning, a diesel-truck collision on Highway 33 left two people with injuries.

The accident happened on June 9th on Highway 33 near Casitas Springs, according to initial reports.

Furthermore, California Highway Patrol and Ventura County Fire crews responded to the crash and found two people injured at the scene.

Paramedics treated one person upon arrival and released them soon after. Meanwhile, another one was transported to Ventura County Medical Center for further treatment.

Also, the crash caused 30 gallons of diesel fuel to spill onto the roadway but it was later contained and cleaned from the area.

Because of their sheer size, large vehicles, like semi-trucks and trailers, increase the risk of a crash. So, If you’re driving one, always be mindful of your vehicle’s large height and weight. Maintain your travel lane and follow the speed limit. Also, adjust accordingly to give way for lane changes and other vehicles.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a semi-truck accident, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight to protect your legal rights and pursue compensation. Call them today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with one of our attorneys free of charge. Click here to request a police report. They are here to help you and your family during these difficult times.

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