[UPDATE 4:21 p.m.: One Lane Closed ]Trailer on Fire Near Salmon Creek Exit in SoHum
According to the CHP, the outside (number 2 lane is blocked) as the trailer contains “a large amount of ammunition.
There have been several explosions and fire is spreading to the vegetation.
UPDATE 1:36 p.m.: Northbound lanes are blocked and traffic is being diverted off the road at Salmon Creek, according to the CHP.
However, firefighters have kept the flames from spreading further into the vegetation. The crew from
Phillipsville VFD were the first on the scene, according to Mark Swizee who was passing by. [UPDATE: We have confirmed that this was Myers Flat VFD not Phillipsville] He said that they kept the fire “from spreading and ammunition from going off.”
UPDATE 4:21 p.m.: All northbound lanes are open. One southbound lane is closed.