Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Major traffic accident closes westbound Interstate 40.
Semi truck has crashed into several vehicles along westbound Interstate 40 near the Needles Agriculture Inspection Station in Needles, California.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a semi truck and at least 5 vehicles are involved in the traffic accident and the semi truck is hanging off the roadway at the Palo Verde Wash Bridge.
Westbound Interstate 40 before the Needles Agriculture Inspection Station is closed and motorists are using County Route 1 near Topock, Arizona to Courtwright Road as a detour.