Two injured in collision with diesel truck on Highway 33 [Ventura County, CA]

Lanes closed after car accident with diesel truck near Casitas Springs

VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (June 17, 2022) – Thursday morning, a collision with a diesel truck on Highway 33 injured two people.

The crash happened June 9 on Highway 33 near Casitas Springs, according to initial reports.

Additionally, California Highway Patrol and Ventura County Fire crews responded to the crash and found two injured people at the scene.

Paramedics treated one person upon arrival and released him shortly after. Meanwhile, another was transported to Ventura County Medical Center for further treatment.

Additionally, the accident caused 30 gallons of diesel fuel to spill onto the roadway, but it was later contained and cleaned up from the area.

Due to their size, large vehicles, such as tractor-trailers and trailers, increase the risk of an accident. So if you drive one, always be aware of the significant size and weight of your vehicle. Stay in your lane and obey the speed limit. Also adjust accordingly to yield to lane changes and other vehicles.

If you or a member of your family were injured in a semi-trailer accident, then contact Sweet James as soon as possible. Their seasoned personal injury lawyers will fight to protect your legal rights and seek compensation. Call them today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with one of our lawyers for free. Click here to ask for a police report. They are here to help you and your family during these difficult times.

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