Anaheim: Wrong-Way Crash Leaves One Dead

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07.06.2021 | 1:16 AM | ANAHEIM – A crash involving a wrong-way driver left one person dead on a freeway, early Tuesday morning.

Callers reported the crash on the eastbound SR-91 Freeway just west of the Harbor Boulevard off ramp after seeing a truck enter the freeway going wrong-way around 1:16 PM.

Units arriving on scene located the wrong-way truck that had collided with a black Mercedes-Benz CLS sedan, according to radio traffic and a California Highway Patrol incident log.

At least one person from the crash was reported deceased on scene while another was reportedly transported to an area hospital in unknown condition.

All but two lanes were closed while authorities worked to investigate the fatal wrong-way crash.


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