Thursday, December 8, 2016

Jackknifed Semi on Bear Valley Road Slows Friday Evening Traffic

VICTORVILLE-(VVNG.com):At approximately 4:28 p.m. on Friday, June 5th San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputies from the Victorville station were dispatched to a report of a jackknifed semi-tractor trailer on Bear Valley Road and Amargosa Road.

The jackknifed truck blocked the eastbound lanes of traffic and per scanner traffic was leaking fuel. The fuel leakage in the roadway was estimated at approximately 20 gallons.

The on scene deputies called in HAZMAT and Public Works in order to assist in the clean up  of the area. No major injuries were reported as a result of this incident.

Traffic on Bear Valley Road has increased traffic due to the on-going construction being done on Bear Valley from Dunia Road to Amethyst Road. The Semi-tractor trailer is, as of 5:00 p.m. moved to the right side of the road on Bear Valley Road with one lane open in the area just west of Amargosa Road.

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