Jackknifed big rig blocks three traffic lanes along I-5

A solo traffic collision involving a big rig truck and trailer blocked lanes of traffic along the northbound Interstate 5 Monday morning. The incident was reported to officials with the California Highway Patrol at 3:46 a.m. along the northbound I-5 just south of Calgrove Boulevard, according to CHP Officer Josh Greengard. Greengard said the truck and trailer blocked the No. 1, 2 and 3 lanes of the freeway for a little more than one hour. At 5:06 a.m., the crash was cleared from I-5 and all lanes of the freeway were reopened. ccox@signalscv.com 661-287-5575 On Twitter as @_ChristinaCox_

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Christina Cox

Christina Cox

Christina Cox is a multimedia journalist covering education, community and breaking news in the Santa Clarita Valley. She joined The Signal as a staff writer in August 2016.