Oxnard: Big Rig Crashes into Carmax Dealership, Cars Catch on Fire

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
October 5, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A big rig truck crashed into a Carmax car dealership in Oxnard, California, on Saturday, sparking a fire that torched several cars.

The accident took place near the 101 Freeway south of Rose Avenue, ABC reported.

The truck was hauling Bounty paper products when it hit the dealership on Lockwood Street, officials told CBS Los Angeles.

The ensuing fire burned between 12 and 16 vehicles.

Firefighters were able to contain the fire quickly.

The driver of the truck was taken to the Ventura County Medical Center.

Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.