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CHP: Minor injuries reported in big rig rollover, multiple lanes blocked

The CHP says only minor injuries have been reported in the crash involving an overturned big rig. Only one lane of traffic is open in both directions.
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Posted at 5:39 AM, Feb 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-16 11:56:17-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — UPDATE (6:30 a.m.): The CHP says only minor injuries have been reported in the crash involving an overturned big rig. Only one lane of traffic is open in both directions.


Multiple lanes of Highway 99 at Sherwood Avenue in McFarland are blocked following a big rig rollover Tuesday morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a big rig with a tanker rolled over just after 5 a.m. Tuesday.

The CHP's traffic incident page reports other vehicles were involved in other crashes stemming from the rollover.

There's no estimate on when lanes will be cleared.