Overturned truck in Newhall causes major delays on I-5

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — An overturned truck on the Highway 14 transition road from Interstate 5 caused major delays for motorists in the Newhall area.

The incident was reported just before 3 p.m., according to CHP’s Traffic Incident Information Page. The truck overturned on the southbound I-5 to Hwy 14 connector blocking the transition road.

The truck’s load of concrete or gravel poured onto the northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 5 below. Caltrans crews needed to sweep debris off the roadway on I-5.

As of 5:45 p.m., Caltrans said all northbound and southbound lanes of I-5 were open, the southbound onramp from I-5 to Highway 14 remained closed.

We will update this story as we learn more information.

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