Lanes Closed after Truck Collision near Spanish Creek Road
QUINCY, CA (September 14, 2018) – On Friday morning, two semi-trucks overturned in a crash on Highway 70.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision took place at approximately 8:23 AM on the highway near the bridge on Spanish Creek Road. Reports stated that a tanker and the tractor reportedly overturned and landed on their sides, both spilling fuel onto the road. The cause and events leading up to the collision were not released by officials.
No injuries were immediately reported, but an ambulance was requested to the crash site for a precaution.
The large vehicles blocked the road for some time until crews performed clearing operations. It is unclear whether or not alcohol or drugs were contributing factors in the dangerous crash. An investigation is ongoing to determine what might have caused the collision, and no additional information has been released to the public at this time.
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