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Santa Suzana Mountains, CA- 1 Person Dead And Another Sustained Major Injuries After A Big Rig Crashed Into An Overpass Support Column
1 person was killed and another sustained major injuries after a big rig crashed into an overpass support column north of Sylmar late Wednesday evening, July 17, 2019. The crash reportedly occurred around 11:45 pm. A big rig travelling southbound reportedly struck a bridge support column in an unincorporated area of the Santa Suzana Mountains. The crash shifted the truck load forward and trapped 2 people inside the cab. 1 person was extricated from the cab and was taken to a hospital in serious condition. The second person was pronounced dead at the crash site. The cause of the crash was being investigated.
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