NB 99 slow at Hwy 198 after crash near Visalia

FRESNO, Calif. - The Highway 99 is slow-going after a crash involving two big rigs at Highway 198 near Visalia.

One of the northbound lanes of Highway 99 in Goshen, north of Highway 198 is open. Both big rigs were lying on the Highway late Tuesday morning, completely torn apart.

The accident happened just after 7 a.m. Tuesday when a big rig carrying a red, empty container was driving southbound on Highway 99. Suddenly he veered off the road, across the median, and into the northbound side of Highway 99.

The three-vehicle collision left the person in the first big rig dead. Investigators have not identified him yet. The drivers of the other big rig and the Honda were sent to the hospital with just moderate injuries.

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