A two-vehicle crash on the southbound 5 Freeway injured at least seven people.
The accident happened at about 5 a.m. on Monday near Hasley Canyon Rd. The two vehicles involved in the crash were a van and a pickup truck.
According to the California Highway Patrol, at least seven people were injured in the accident. Two of the victims, including a four-year-old child, were reported to suffer critical injuries. The southbound Golden State (5) Freeway was closed to allow a medical helicopter to land on the freeway.
The cause of the collision has not been released. It is not known if drugs or alcohol were a factor.
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