[UPDATE] Big Rig Overturned Blocking Both Northbound Lanes of Hwy 101
No one was injured
and the big rig is off to the side of the road, according to the CHP site. Just prepare for more traffic and emergency vehicles in the area.
UPDATE 6:35 a.m.: According to personnel at the scene, both of the northbound lanes of 101 are blocked. According to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page, “Appears to need long term closure.”
UPDATE 6:40 a.m.: One southbound lane is also blocked, according to the same page.
UPDATE 6:44 a.m.: “This is…located just south of the South Fork Honeydew exit,” according to the Incident Commander. That means getting off in Weott and using the Avenue to avoid the incident if you are coming from the south.
UPDATE 6:46 a.m.: Traffic is being diverted to the Avenue, according to the CHP page.
UPDATE 6:57 a.m.: Here’s a photo by Sara Lopez.
UPDATE 10:26 a.m.: The road is being cleared and traffic is being allowed through on one lane northbound and one south.
UPDATE: Road is clear.