Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Fatality crash involving a semi truck versus car along U.S. Route 95.
There has been a fatal crash involving a semi truck versus cars along U.S. Route 95 approximately 10 miles south of Needles, California.
The crash occurred at 3:21am PT on Saturday, September 29th, 2018.
Firefighters from San Bernardino County Fire Department are at the crash location and report 1 “D.O.A.” and 1 immediate by helicopter, arriving at Needles Airport.
** Picture from ZachNews: **
ZachNews photojournalist Zachary Lopez arrived to the scene of the fatal crash and took this picture of the car that was involved in the fatal crash.
ZachNews has learned from the California Highway Patrol that the fatality was to a passenger in the right seat of the car.
The name, age and gender of the person who is deceased has not been released yet.
ZachNews has also learned from the California Highway Patrol that the driver of the car was transported to a medevac helicopter to a hospital in Lake Havasu City, Arizona well the driver of the semi truck was not injured.
The names, ages and genders of the people who were injured and not injured has not been released yet.
ZachNews is awaiting a press release from the California Highway Patrol with more information regarding the fatal crash.
The coroner’s office has already removed the body from the wrecked car along the southbound shoulder of U.S. Route 95.
Active Towing have cleaned up and removed both the semi truck and car from the scene.
Both directions of U.S. Route 95 is open.