Northbound 110 Freeway shut down after 13-car crash
CARSON, Calif. (KABC) —
All lanes of the northbound 110 Freeway near 223rd Street in Carson were shut down for several hours after a multiple car crash early Sunday morning.
Two people were critically injured and eight suffered minor injuries in the crash. Authorities received the call around 3:40 a.m. Officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department said 13 cars were involved in the collision.
Witnesses described hearing one loud bang after another as cars slammed into each other. One of the vehicles, a catering truck, overturned in the crash.
Four ambulances were requested at the scene, but it is unclear how many people were transported to a local hospital.
Traffic was diverted off the freeway at 220th and Figueroa streets for several hours as authorities investigated the scene.
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