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Wrong-Way Driver Causes 4-Car Accident on Interstate 5

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Nov 07 2012 09:32:55 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 07 2012 09:33:55 AM CST
Wrong-Way Driver On Interstate 5

A vehicle drove into oncoming traffic on Interstate 5 Tuesday night causing a huge crash.

It happened just after 7 p.m. Tuesday between Riverside Avenue and Knighton Road in Shasta County.

A mini-van was driving south in the northbound lanes.   A total of four vehicles were involved in the crash.

One person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.   The driver of the van was seen walking around at the scene.   Officers are investigating why he was on the wrong side of the freeway.