HIRSCHDALE (CBS13) – A large collision involving multiple big rigs has caused highway closures along Interstate 80 in Hirschdale, said Truckee California Highway Patrol.
According to officers, the crash originated at Floriston but has caused complete highway closures eastbound along Interstate 80 at Hirschdale.READ MORE: Woodland Police Release Bodycam Footage From Drag Event Canceled Over Threats Of Violence
On the accident, Caltrans District 3 said, “The eastbound I-80 collision involved two big rigs, one of which jack-knifed along the interstate. All lanes blocked. Vehicles being turned around at Hirschdale.”READ MORE: Two Women Rescued While Lost Hiking Shirley Canyon Trail In Tahoe
There is no estimated time of reopening or reports of the drivers’ conditions at the moment.
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The eastbound I-80 collison involved two big rigs, one of which jack-knifed along the interstate. All lanes BLOCKED. Vehicles being turned around at Hirschdale. No ETO. @CHP_Truckee pic.twitter.com/Hq6TJc5B0y
— Caltrans District 3 (@CaltransDist3) October 22, 2021