Wreck blocks Highway 74 near Lake Elsinore
July 10, 2017 | Administrator
Firefighters had to rescue one victim from a vehicle stuck underneath a semi-truck after a collision on the 74 highway near Ethanac Road near Lake Elsinore on Sunday, July 9, according to a Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department news release.
The late-night collision blocked both directions on the north-south highway, according to the California Highway Patrol traffic incident web page.
The victim had serious injuries and was taken to a hospital.
The incident was reported at 10:21 p.m. No one else was injured. By 10:42 p.m., the Highway Patrol was calling for a Sig Alert, an anticipated delay in reopening the roadway.