No Injuries in Logging Truck Crash on Highway 49
OAKHURST, CA (May 18, 2020) – A logging truck collision shut down Highway 49 and Harmony Lane on May 5 in Oakhurst.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the involved truck was filled with 26 tons of logs. The incident occurred at about 7:00 a.m. near Harmony Lane and Highway 49. The police also revealed that the incident didn’t cause any injury.
Meanwhile, the CHP added that Highway 49 will remain closed in both directions for around four hours.
Due to the lack of information, the circumstances that have led to the crash remain unknown. Thus, the police are still conducting an investigation about the truck collision on Highway 49. Once available, further information regarding the collision will be released the to public.
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