LOS BANOS -- The California Highway Patrol responded to a fiery accident Monday morning on Highway 152 at Box Car Road east of Los Banos.
Preliminary reports indicate that a vehicle went off the road in the area. Three people have been pinned inside, and the involved vehicle has caught fire.
The accident was reported at 6:59 a.m. Firefighters and two medical helicopters have been summoned to the scene. The slow lane in the westbound direction has been closed for emergency vehicles.
-- More details will be posted as they become available.