BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - An overturned semi driving northbound on Interstate 5 just south of State Route 46 blocked the road for a couple of hours, creating a headache for drivers near the area.
The California Highway Patrol reported that about 8:20 a.m., the semi was driving northbound on I-5, when the crash happened just south of State Route 46, blocking both lanes of the road. Drivers near the area were using the right shoulder to get through.
Traffic was backed up approximately 6 miles with a one hour delay, with cars still using the right shoulder to get through traffic.
At 11:52 a.m., the CHP reported that all lanes were opened.
FULL SCHEDULE: ABC Family's 25 Days of Christmas
Thanksgiving is over and the holiday season is in full swing. With that comes the start of ABC Family's 25 Day of Christmas, which begins as…
Officals Work to Eradicate Foreign Pest
The Kern County Department of Agriculture continues to work to rid the city of Bakersfield of the Asian Citrus Psyllid. The…
Police shoot, kill armed man in Downtown Bksfd
A suspect is dead in an officer-involved shooting that occurred near a restaurant in Downtown Bakersfield early Sunday morning.
Boutique offers new start for Bakersfield women
A boutique in downtown Bakersfield is providing more than just a fabulous shopping experience, they're giving women second chances at life.