UPDATE: All lanes reopen on northbound I-5 south of Bakersfield following truck rollover

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UPDATE (6 p.m.): All northbound lanes have reopened on I-5 after a truck and travel trailer overturned earlier this afternoon. No injuries were reported in the collision.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — An overturned truck hauling a trailer is blocking lanes and causing delays for northbound traffic at the Interstate 5-Highway 99 split south of Bakersfield.

The crash was reported at around 2:45 p.m. in the northbound lanes on Interstate 5 at the Highway 99 split. The truck and trailer was blocking two lanes, CHP said.

Caltrans says expect delays for northbound traffic in the area. Traffic was backing up to Laval Road. There was no estimated time for reopening the blocked lanes.

We will update this story as we learn more information.

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