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3-Car Wreck Closes I-80 Thursday Morning

A 3-car collision closed Interstate 80 Thursday morning. Lt. Ivan Tien with the Auburn CHP office was the first on the scene. The Lt. was on his way to a meeting and found the traffic at a complete stop on east bound interstate 80 east of State Route 193.

I-80 Crash 1

Lt Tien says 3 independent witnesses described the Corolla as clipping the parked tractor trailer.

            I-80 crash 2

The 3rd vehicle was described as a white box van that was hit by the Corolla after its impact with the tractor trailer. The drivers of the box van and the Corolla were transported by ground ambulance for minor to moderate injuries. No names have been released at this time and the investigation into the why the Corolla drifted into the truck is still under investigation.

CHP car

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