Merced County firefighters use the jaws of life to cut the cab away from the driver following a fatal accident involving two big rigs Wednesday afternoon, March 26, 2008, on the southbound lanes of I-5 near Ortigalita Creek. (Gene Lieb / Los Banos Enterprise)
Merced County firefighters use the jaws of life to cut the cab away from the driver following a fatal accident involving two big rigs Wednesday afternoon, March 26, 2008, on the southbound lanes of I-5 near Ortigalita Creek. (Gene Lieb / Los Banos Enterprise) Los Banos Enterprise
Merced County firefighters use the jaws of life to cut the cab away from the driver following a fatal accident involving two big rigs Wednesday afternoon, March 26, 2008, on the southbound lanes of I-5 near Ortigalita Creek. (Gene Lieb / Los Banos Enterprise) Los Banos Enterprise

Fatal big-rig accident closes I-5 lanes in Merced County

March 26, 2008 02:05 PM