[UPDATE 10:42 a.m.] Well Drilling Rig Overturned; Power Lines Across Road
big rig large well drilling truck overturned snarled in live power lines near the Zenia post office at approximately 7:53 a.m., according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page. The Zenia Lake Mountain Road is currently blocked by the live lines.
Trinity County Sheriff, Cal Fire, Alderpoint Fire, Southern Trinity Volunteers, Garberville Ambulance, Zenia Fire are responding.
PG&E is also on their way but estimate they won’t be there until 9:45 a.m.
UPDATE 8:35 a.m.: Zenia Lake Mountain Road is blocked at mile marker 22.5, according to the Trinity County Sheriff.
UPDATE 10:42 a.m.: Updates on the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page indicate that the vehicle overturned is not a semi as originally reported. Instead it is a large, heavy duty, 3AX Well Drilling Truck.