By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Sources: California Highway Patrol and San Bernardino County Fire District (Information):
Needles, California: An overturned crash involving a semi truck with fully loaded trailer off eastbound Interstate 40 just east of U.S. Route 95.
The incident was reported at 1:26 a.m. PT on Monday, February 28th, 2022 off along the right shoulder into a ditch from the #2 Lane off eastbound Interstate 40 about a mile east of U.S. Route 95.
Live Broadcast: ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary Lopez
ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary Lopez was able to make the journey through the desert night to got to the scene, and got this picture of the overturned semi truck with fully loaded trailer.
Over on the scanner, the San Bernardino County Fire District’s Station 32 reports non-injury crash, and the truck is fully loaded with “miscellaneous boxes.”
Caltrans and tow crews are on scene, and the right shoulder as well as the #2 Lane of eastbound Interstate 40 is closed until the scene is clean up and cleared.
Motorists should drive with caution through the area of the incident.