Breaking News!!: Cajon Pass, CA: Multiple vehicle crash has occurred in foggy conditions along southbound Interstate 15.
There is reports of a multiple vehicle crash has occurred in foggy conditions along southbound Interstate 15 in the Cajon Pass, California.
Reports that the crash occurred after 11:15am PT on Wednesday, May 30th, 2018.
** Pictures from the San Bernardino County Fire Department: **
There’s reports that between 20 to 30 vehicles are involved in the crash and heavy fog in the area contributing to additional collisions.
The San Bernardino County Fire Department has issued a 3 alarm, major casualty incident between Oak Hills and Highway 138, and multiple resources responding into the area, including 10 fire engines and 14 ambulances have responded to the crash.
According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, at least 17 people were injured and were medically treated by firefighters and paramedics.
CAJON PASS: #SBCoFD onscene 3rd ALARM MCI Traffic Collision SB-15 between Oak Hills and Hwy138. Multiple vehicles with updated patient count of 10 immediates, 17 delayed. ^eas
— SB County Fire (@SBCOUNTYFIRE) May 30, 2018
Officials with the San Bernardino County Fire Department initially stated in the tweet on their official twitter page (Seen Above) that paramedics were assessing 27 individuals.
Minutes later, officials with the San Bernardino County Fire Department updated the number of injured to 17, saying many involved declined treatment.
Among the 17 people injured, at least 2 people had moderate injuries and required immediate medical treatment, and 19 people had minor injuries.
There were also a numerous drivers and occupants have declined treatment.
Southbound Interstate 15 is closed from Ranchero Road.
Traffic is backed up to Main Street in Hesperia, California and motorists are being asked to use caution or stay away from this area as visibility in the area of the incident is extremely low.
More information is still coming into ZachNews.