Irwindale LA Tour Bus Crash: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Published:1:41 pm EDT, August 22, 2013| Updated:7:20 pm EDT, August 22, 2013|
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A tour bus collided with a big rig on a crowded California highway with injuries reported, reports Fox Los Angeles.

Here's what you need to know...


1. One Person Was Trapped in the Wreckage

30 people are reported to be injured. One person is said to have been trapped in the wreckage. At least nine ambulances responded to the scene.


2. HAZMAT are on Scene

It's reported that HAZMAT is required to deal with a fuel spill in the area.


3. The Freeway is Closed Going Both Ways

CBS Los Angeles reports that the crash occurred on the eastbound 210 Freeway at the 605 connector just after 10:00 a.m. local time.


4. Translators Have Been Requested to the Scene

Mandarin and Cantonese translators are at the site of the accident to help the passengers.

Irwindale LA Tour Bus Crash Big Rig People Injured

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5. The Tour Company Have Mixed Reviews on Yelp

The tour bus is operated by a company called Da Zhen Bus Company. The company is based about 20 miles from the crash site

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