Driver pinned after big rigs collide near Coalinga

COALINGA, Calif. (KFSN) -- All lanes are now back open on Interstate Five near Coalinga after an early morning crash caused long delays for valley commuters. It happened around three Thursday morning on the I-5 and Derrick Avenue.

Highway patrol said two big rigs collided, spilling grain all over the roadway. Crews shut down the lanes as they cleaned up the crash.

Officers said a driver was pinned in one of the trucks and it took about an hour-and-a-half to get him out. He was airlifted to the hospital. There has been no update on his condition.

The driver in the other truck is expected to be okay.
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