[UPDATE 3:55 p.m.] Hwy 20 Closed for Fatal Accident

Hwy 20 through Lake County is currently closed at mile marker 37.6 due to a fatal accident, according to scanner traffic. Caltrans District 1’s Facebook page reports, “There is currently no estimated time to reopening.”

Reports from the scanner indicate that two people may have died in the accident which closed the highway. Two helicopters have been requested for those injured.

Graphic from Caltrans: The area of Hwy 20 marked in red is where the road is closed.

Graphic from Caltrans: The area of Hwy 20 marked in red is where the road is closed.

UPDATE 3:55 p.m.: According to Caltrans, Hwy 20 was opened as of 3:25 p.m.

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6 comments

  • lots of accidents on all the roads lately, hug your loved ones and drive with caution

    • Not more collisions, it’s more reports of collisions. Never-the-less, hugging loved ones and driving with caution is excellent advice!

  • Oh dear lord,my condolences to the family’s.please folks buckle up,slow down.god bless you all.

    • i hope thes ppl who made it recover fast, & those who’ve lost a lot here can find peace & feel better soon.

      i go to vote, yea yea yea…i love it…
      i’ll drive safe n hope i don’t get creamed by another car.
      y’all can place your bets that poppy n joe n i make it back in one piece… or not…

      it’s loleta. it’s 6 blocks.

      goodevnin”

      g-ma. off hope you’re enjoying you day! bye

  • Does anyone know what kind of car was involved…

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