Truck Strikes Two Vehicles After Entering One-Way Traffic Zone Against Traffic Light
Already impeded traffic on Highway 299, got a bit more complicated this morning after a vehicle collision within a construction zone occurred around 7:27 a.m.
West of the East Fork Campground at mile marker 32.40, a vehicle traveling the wrong direction within the construction zone struck two vehicles before overturning. A source reported that a silver Dodge Ram pickup entered the one-way construction zone against a red-light traffic stop. Fortunately, according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information page, no one was injured during the collision.
Buddy’s Towing is responding for a Dodge dually flipped on its side, blocking the roadway.
Caltrans Quickmap shows traffic in the area severely impacted. Please avoid the area if possible.
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.