HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA (April 30, 2020) – One person was killed and two Caltrans workers were injured in a crash on the 405 freeway near Beach Boulevard.
According to California Highway Patrol, two Caltrans workers were setting up a planned closure in the evening when a Dodge Dart collided with their sign truck and trailer.
The driver of the Dodge, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. The two Caltrans workers who were struck were transported to the hospital after sustaining non-life threatening injuries.
Traffic was led off the 405 freeway at Beach Boulevard while the scene of the fatal crash was cleaned up. The cause is still under investigation.