Modesto, CA (July 17, 2023) – A major injury car accident near Modesto on Saturday night, July 15, 2023, is under investigation.
The collision involving a big rig, an SUV, and a possible third vehicle occurred around 11:12 p.m. on the 5 Freeway near Hamilton Road, as the California Highway Patrol reported.
After the impact, one of the vehicles caught fire, adding to the severity of the incident.
Emergency responders promptly attended to the scene, providing aid to the injured.
At least one person suffered major injuries and was rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Additional information about the accident remains pending.
Authorities continue their ongoing investigation.
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