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Crash on Taft Hwy kills one dog, lanes are now open

Posted at 4:52 AM, Aug 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-03 09:14:09-04

UPDATE: Lanes are now open to traffic.

A major crash on Taft Hwy near Valley Acres. CHP says a red big rig was traveling west bound when a white car traveling east veered into the lane and collided with the big rig. CHP is reporting moderate injuries but a dog involved died at the scene.

Taft Hwy lanes are blocked and authorities are diverting traffic to side streets in Valley Acres.