Two People Injured in Tow Truck Accident at I-15 in Temecula, CA

May 4, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

I-15, Temecula, California, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
California Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Tow Truck, Passenger Car
Injuries Sustained

Non-life-threatening injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Tow truck collided with the rear of another vehicle, causing it to overturn

What Happened

California Highway Patrol officials are investigating a crash that injured two people at I-15 in Temecula, CA on May 4th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 3:30 p.m. Investigators say a tow-truck collided with the rear of another vehicle under unclear circumstances, the impact causing that vehicle to overturn. The truck also struck two over vehicles before stopping. A woman and child in the overturned vehicle were hospitalized with injuries considered to be non-life-threatening. Additional details were not provided.

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