By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Sources: California Highway Patrol and San Bernardino County Fire Department (Information):
Essex, California: Pickup truck with a travel trailer has overturned along eastbound Interstate 40 just east of Kelbaker Road.
The incident was reported at 4:03 p.m. PT on Friday, February 26th, 2021.
According to the California Highway Patrol, unknown if there’s any injuries, and there’s reports of a lots of people out of their vehicles trying to assist.
Firefighters are responding to the call, and San Bernardino County Fire Department’s Station 18 is moving up to cover San Bernardino County Fire Department’s Station 32.
As of 4:39 p.m. PT, California Highway Patrol Traffic Incident Information Page reports requesting 1185 on expedite Dodge Ram pickup truck on its side and 17 feet camper trailer on its side, and the #2 lane is blocked traffic getting by in the #1 lane.
As of 4:50 p.m. PT, Com-Center telling Medical Engine 31A that OES 422 that this is a non-injury incident, and to cancel medical response.
As of 4:51 p.m. PT, a tow truck is being requested from Needles, California.
Motorists are being advice to please drive with caution through the incident area.