By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Sources: California Highway Patrol and San Bernardino County Fire Department (Information):
Needles, California: A box truck has overturned along eastbound Interstate 40 at Park Moabi Road.
The incident came into dispatch at 7:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 18th, 2021.
Medical Engine 32 from San Bernardino County Fire Department and Medical Ambulance 31A are responding to the incident.
Reports that fuel is leaking from the semi truck, the #2 Lane along eastbound Interstate 40 as well as the off-ramp to Park Moabi Road is blocked, and the driver of semi truck was able to use the reported party’s telephone.
A&G Towing Service has been called to respond to the incident.
As of 7:58 p.m. PT, California Highway Patrol reports hard closure of #2 Lane and Park Moabi Road Off-Ramp for vehicle recovery.
Medical Engine 32 and Medical Ambulance 31A have left the incident.
As of 8:22 p.m. PT, California Highway Patrol reports vehicle should be uprighted in about 30 minutes or so.
As of 9:34 p.m. PT, California Highway Patrol reports on hard closure; 1 hour or more ETA.
Please drive with caution in the area.