By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews)
Source: California Highway Patrol (Information)
Needles, California: A crash involving a vehicle jumping small berm, over a dry ditch and smashing into a sign overturning trailer occurred along eastbound Interstate 40 just east of J Street.
The crash was reported at 11:40 a.m. PT on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022 near Needles Highway but was later updated to just east of J Street.
Initial reports from the scene said the vehicle traveled off the interstate onto the right shoulder, jumped a small berm over a dry ditch, and crashed into a sign overturning the trailer.
Medical Engine 32 as well as Medical Ambulance 31 was responding but then was canceled.
Despite the jump and crashing into the sign, the California Highway Patrol tell ZachNews that the driver was not injured.
A Toe Truck towing service is on scene and is removing the vehicle and overturned trailer.
Great work to the California Highway Patrol and A Toe Truck towing service.