Semi Into Lake off Hwy 20; Road Partially Blocked

A Semi went off Hwy 20 and into Clear Lake about 6:22 a.m., according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page.

For a short time, both lanes of Hwy 20 were blocked. Now one-way traffic control is in place. Prepare for delays.

Below is a map of the area that the CHP site says is the site of the accident.

UPDATE 8:35 a.m.: According to the CHP page, less than five gallons of diesel spilled into the Lake. The local fire department is working on this.

UPDATE 10:31 a.m.: A photo from Caltrans of the incident.


 Semi and its cargo in Clear Lake.

Semi and its cargo in Clear Lake. [Photo from Caltrans]



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