Lanes Closed after Semi-Truck Collision near 880 Freeway
SAN JOSE, CA (December 21, 2018) – A semi-truck was overturned in a crash on northbound 280 Freeway, Friday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision took place at approximately 6:28 PM, near the northbound 880 Freeway connector. Based on their report, the case was a solo-vehicle incident. The heavy loaded oil tanker was found on its side off the roadway.
The paramedics were requested for needed medical attention. No report was released yet regarding any injury sustained in the incident.
The northbound lanes to the connector were closed due to the commotion. Towing services were then requested for cleaning and clearing operations in the area. An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the accident to help identify the possible contributing factors. Additional information has yet to be released.
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