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Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Semi truck rollover accident along eastbound Interstate 40.

Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Semi truck rollover accident along eastbound Interstate 40.

A semi truck rollover accident occurred along eastbound Interstate 40 just pass the Manzanita Wash Bridge in Needles, California at around 5:00am PT.

ZachNews has learned that the driver is it was uninsured and load that that the semi truck was caring less produce from Walmart.

ZachNews has also learned hazmat cleanup crews is on scene to clean up diesel spill that’s in the center divider area.

As of 12:33pm PT, crews from Calttans and from Active Towing continues to clean up the mess and wreckage from the accident.

The left lane of eastbound Interstate 40 remains closed for clean up.

Breaking News!!: Yucca, AZ: Vehicle accident along eastbound Interstate 40.

Breaking News!!: Yucca, AZ: Vehicle accident along eastbound Interstate 40.

Yucca Fire District is on scene with Arizona Department of Public Safety and the Arizona Department of Transportation of a vehicle accident along eastbound Interstate 40 at mile maker 22 near Yucca, Arizona.

This is a picture posted by the Yucca Fire District of the accident which occurred at around 9:18pm MST on Saturday, April 28th, 2018.

According to the Yucca Fire District, dispatch reported a single vehicle rollover with numerous oxygen bottles on the interstate.

Chief 1301, Engine 1311 and Rescue 1317 from Yucca Fire District responded.

Upon arrival, we found a 28’ Class C Motorhome on it’s roof with evidence of multiple rolls.

Upon exiting vehicles, firefighters noticed the strong scent of propane.

Eastbound Interstate 40 was completely closed while we assessed the situation.

Upon a scene size-up, firefighters noted that a 7.5 gallon propane tank had been punctured and was releasing propane through a small opening.

Firefighters also noted 4 Scuba Diving Air Tanks which were intact and secured.

The propane tank was secured and the #1 lane was re-opened and all bystanders were allowed to leave the scene.

Firefighters encountered a single patient with minor injuries in care of bystanders.

The patient had self-extricated from the vehicle.

The driver of informed firefighters that he was rear ended by a semi truck that was also in scene at a high rate of speed and rolled multiple times before landing on the vehicles roof.

A patient refusal was obtained on both drivers.

American Red Cross responded and assisted the driver of the motor home as all of his personal belongings were destroyed during the accident.

The Yucca Fire District assisted ADOT and DPS with scene clean up and both drivers were transported by Yucca Fire District personnel to hotels in Kingman, Arizona.

News Alert!!: Needles, CA: Fatal rollover collision along eastbound Interstate 40 near Water Road.

News Alert!!: Needles, CA: Fatal rollover collision along eastbound Interstate 40 near Water Road.

According to the California Highway Patrol, at approximately 11:25am PT on Tuesday, February 27th, 2018, officers from the California Highway Patrol Needles Area responded to a rollover collision on eastbound Interstate 40, east of Water Road, west of Needles, California.

Once on scene, officers determined that this incident was a 2 vehicle collision, involving a 2008 Chevrolet and 2008 Toyota; with one of the vehicles over turned in the open desert to the south of Interstate 40.

Initial investigation suggests that 70 year old Kenneth Colombero from Upland, California (P-1) was traveling eastbound on Interstate 40 within the #2 lane at a high rate of speed.

While attempting to overtake 70 year old Robert Graham from Mire Loma, California (P-2) who was traveling within the #1 lane of eastbound Interstate 40, P-1 allowed the left front of his vehicle to strike the right rear of P-2’s vehicle.

P-1’s vehicle then made a hard right turn toward the open desert south of Interstate 40, where it overturned several times.

During the rollover, a passenger in the bed Kenneth Colombero’s pickup truck was ejected and suffered fatal injuries.

That passenger is identified as 64 year old Lawrence Berger from Upland, California.

Kenneth Colombero also suffered fatal during this collision.

The right front passenger in Kenneth Colombero’s vehicle suffered major injuries and was transported to Sunrise Hospital via helicopter.

The right front passenger is identified as 58 year old Mary Berger from Upland, California.

Robert Graham did not suffer any injury.

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ZachNews has learn from the California Highway Patrol that this fatal accident is a separate crash that occurred in the same area a few minutes later, which that later accident involving 2 semi trucks along eastbound Interstate 40 near Water Road had no injures involved.

Breaking News!!: Daggett, CA: Fatal semi truck with trailer accident along eastbound Interstate 40.

Breaking News!!: Daggett, CA: Fatal semi truck with trailer accident along eastbound Interstate 40.

A semi truck with trailer accident occurred along eastbound Interstate 40 just pass the Hidden Springs Road in Daggett, California.

The semi truck with trailer accident occurred at 1:53pm PT on Saturday, February 17th, 2018.

These pictures sent into ZachNews by Vicken Atarian show the semi truck with trailer on its side along the right side of eastbound Interstate 40.

Cal Fire responded to the semi truck with trailer accident.

According to the California Highway Patrol, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Coroner Division has been called to the “Fatality” accident.

These pictures sent into ZachNews by Sarina Meers show the traffic jam along eastbound Interstate 40.

All lanes of eastbound Interstate 40 were closed following the fatal crash.

Motorists were told to use Hidden Springs Road to National Trails Highway (Route 66) back to Interstate 40 in Newberry Springs, California.

As of 6:02pm PT, Caltrans District 8 is saying that a lane of eastbound Interstate 40 is open.

As of 8:11am PT on Sunday, February 18th, 2018, Caltrans District 8 is saying that all lanes of eastbound Interstate 40 are open.

** ZachNews sends our thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the family and friends of the victim in the fatal crash. **

Stay tuned to ZachNews for more news updates with more information regarding this news story.

Traffic Alert!!: Daggett, CA: Semi truck and trailer on its side along eastbound Interstate 40 blocking lanes.

Traffic Alert!!: Daggett, CA: Semi truck and trailer on its side along eastbound Interstate 40 blocking lanes.

A semi truck and trailer is on its side blocking lanes of eastbound Interstate 40 pass the Hidden Springs Road in Daggett, California.

Cal Fire and a medical helicopter is in route to the incident.

According to the California Highway Patrol, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Coroner Division has been called to the incident.

These pictures sent into ZachNews by Vicken Atarian show the semi truck and trailer on its side along eastbound Interstate 40.

These pictures sent into ZachNews by Sarina Meers show where the semi truck and trailer is on its side and the traffic jam along eastbound Interstate 40.

A “Hard Closure” is in effect with all lanes of eastbound Interstate 40 are closed.

A hazmat clean up is being called for this incident.

Motorists are being detoured off at the Hidden Springs Road to National Trails Highway (Route 66) back to Interstate 40 in Newberry Springs, California.

Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Crash along Interstate 40 injuries 2 officers from the California Highway Patrol.

Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Crash along Interstate 40 injuries 2 officers from the California Highway Patrol.

ZachNews has learned a at least 2 officers from the California Highway Patrol were injured in a crash along Interstate 40 at mile marker 141 in Needles, California.

The crash reportedly occurred in the afternoon on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018.

These pictures by Serena and Val from Needles, California were sent into ZachNews of the crash.

The crash was brought up during the Needles City Council, Needles Public Utility Authority, and Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency Meeting.

Needles City Council Member Lewis Evans said that 2 officers suffered minor abrasions and were transported to a hospital in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

The cause of the crash is unknown, but the roadway was wet from the passing winter storm.

More information regarding the crash are still coming into ZachNews.

News Update!!: Essex, CA: All lanes reopened after semi truck rollover crash along eastbound Interstate 40.

News Update!!: Essex, CA: All lanes reopened after semi truck rollover crash along eastbound Interstate 40.

All lanes along eastbound Interstate 40 are reopened after a semi truck rollover crash near Essex, California at around 2:22am PT on Wednesday, December 27th, 2017.

California Highway Patrol and firefighters from San Bernardino County Fire Department’s Station 32 responded to the scene of the rollover crash.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver of the semi truck is okay.

All lanes of eastbound Interstate 40 were blocked because the rollover crash and traffic was backed up.

Caltrans crews along with towing crews worked to upright the semi truck that was laying on side and clean up some diesel fuel that leaked onto eastbound lanes of Interstate 40.

This picture from Drew’s News shows the up righted semi truck as towing crews work to get the semi truck ready to tow away.

As of 12:29pm PT, the California Highway Patrol reports lanes are cleared, but there is some traffic in the area.

Breaking News!!: Essex, CA: Reports of a semi truck rollover crash along eastbound Interstate 40.

Breaking News!!: Essex, CA: Reports of a semi truck rollover crash along eastbound Interstate 40.

There are reports of a semi truck rollover crash along eastbound Interstate 40 near Essex, California.

California Highway Patrol and firefighters from San Bernardino County Fire Department’s Station 32 are on scene of the rollover crash.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver of the semi truck is okay.

Reports that the semi truck is laying on side and diesel fuel is leaking onto eastbound lanes of Interstate 40.

According to the California Highway Patrol, all lanes of eastbound Interstate 40 are blocked and traffic is backed up.

Awaiting more information.

News Update!!: Needles, CA: Identity confirmed in fatal pedestrian versus a semi truck collision along Interstate 40.

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News Update!!: Needles, CA: Identity confirmed in fatal pedestrian versus a semi truck collision along Interstate 40.

ZachNews can confirm the identity of the person in a fatal pedestrian versus a semi truck collision along Interstate 40 in Needles, California on Sunday, January 8th, 2017.

According to the Mike Sutcliffe, Supervising Deputy Coroner’s Investigator with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Coroner’s Division, the pedestrian has been identified as 27 year old Cheyenne “Chey” Amber Tsosie from Mohave Valley, Arizona.

According to the California Highway Patrol, at approximately 11:00pm PT on Sunday, January 8th, 2017, a 2011 freight-liner tractor/trailer combination vehicle was traveling eastbound on Interstate 40 just east of J street in Needles, California in the number 2 lane at a stated speed of 57 mph.

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For undetermined reason, a pedestrian stepped into the number 2 lane of eastbound interstate 40 directly in front of the tractor/trailer combination vehicle due to this collision the pedestrian sustained fatal.

According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, the pedestrian who was hit was a female adult, not a child.

**** ZachNews sends our thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the families and friends of Cheyenne “Chey” Amber Tsosie. ****

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Needles, CA: Fatal pedestrian versus a semi truck collision along Interstate 40.

Needles, CA: Fatal pedestrian versus a semi truck collision along Interstate 40.

According to the California Highway Patrol, at approximately 11:00pm PT on Sunday, January 8th, 2017, a 2011 freight-liner tractor/trailer combination vehicle was traveling eastbound on Interstate 40 just east of J street in Needles, California in the number 2 lane at a stated speed of 57 mph.

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For undetermined reason, a pedestrian stepped into the number 2 lane of eastbound interstate 40 directly in front of the tractor/trailer combination vehicle due to this collision the pedestrian sustained fatal.

According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, the pedestrian who was hit was a female adult, not a child.

At this moment, the identity of the person who was hit has not been release until next of kin has been notified.

** Stay tuned to ZachNews for more news updates with more information regarding tins news story. **