HESPERIA, CALIF. (VVNG.com) – A collision involving two semi-trucks on the 15 freeway just south of Bear Valley Road resulted in extensive damage and injuries to a driver pulling an Amazon trailer.
At approximately 4:19 PM, Saturday, February 3, 2024, emergency workers were dispatched to an incident involving a blue cab Amazon trailer colliding with a white semi-truck on the northbound 15 freeway.
A witness reported that two female bystanders and the driver of a white semi-truck assisted in removing the driver that was pulling the Amazon Prime trailer from his vehicle. The Prime driver sustained a leg injury in the incident.
The San Bernardino County Fire Department responded to the emergency and coordinated for a helicopter to land at Desert Valley Hospital in order to transfer the individual to a trauma center for further treatment.
According to California Highway Patrol logs, two right lanes were possibly obstructed, leading to traffic slowdowns in the area.
Details on injuries or the cause of the incident are still under investigation, and updates will follow as more information becomes available.
Motorists are advised to avoid the northbound I-15 near Bear Valley Road and to seek alternative routes to minimize congestion and ensure the safety of emergency response teams working at the scene.
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