I-5 crash leaves one in critical condition

One person was hospitalized in critical condition after a traffic accident between an SUV and a big rig this afternoon on northbound Interstate 5 north of Coalinga, according to the California Highway Patrol dispatch log.

After colliding with the big rig around 3 p.m., the SUV rolled over the edge of Interstate 5 just north of Highway 145. One person was pinned in. The injured person was taken to Community Regional Medical Center.

The freeway remains open during the investigation.