Semi truck and car crash on southbound I-5 near Copus Road sparking a grass fire

Posted at 4:20 PM, Aug 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-24 19:31:26-04

A sugar truck and a car crashed around 4 p.m. Thursday on southbound I-5 near Copus Road, according to CHP.

The accident happened just north of the I-5/ Highway 99 split. A grass fire started as a result of the crash, CHP said. 

Crews are en route and will have updates soon.