1 Injured in Fontana Car Crash on 10 Freeway near Citrus Avenue

Fontana Car Crash
Fontana, CA: Two-Vehicle Collision on 10 Freeway near Citrus Avenue

Fontana, California (August 19, 2021) – At least one person was injured in a traffic collision that occurred in Fontana on Thursday morning.

According to a report by the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened along the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 Freeway near Citrus Avenue at about 8:43 a.m.

A silver Toyota Corolla and a Chevrolet Silverado were involved in the collision. The circumstances surrounding the collision were not immediately established.

One occupant of the pickup truck was injured in the accident and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

No additional information about the accident was provided.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

Tips on What to do after a Car Accident in California

  • Always stop and remain at the scene.
  • Check if you or your passengers have been injured. In case someone is hurt, call emergency services or ask someone else to help.
  • Get to safety – If your car is drivable, move it to a safe area. If it’s not, turn your hazard lights on and set up flares.
  • Call 911 to report the accident.
  • Never discuss or admit fault. Instead, wait for a police officer and insurance companies representatives to figure out the fault.
  • Document the accident and exchange information with other drivers.