9 Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 5 in California - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

9 Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 5 in Northern California

Posted: Updated:
Photo: NBC News Photo: NBC News

ORLAND, CA - Authorities say nine people have been killed in a three-vehicle crash that has shut down north- and south-bound traffic on Interstate 5.
    
California Highway Patrol dispatcher Curtis Pahlka says authorities received a report of the crash at 5:41 p.m. Thursday.
    
Pahlka says it is not yet clear what caused the crash but that it involved a tour bus, a FedEx truck and a Nissan Altima.
    
The northbound lane of Interstate 5 was closed at 5:46 p.m., and the southbound lane was closed at 6:30 p.m.
    
No further details were immediately available about the identities of the dead.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KHQ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.