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CHP reporting 60 gallons of diesel spilled on Hwy 99 at Kimberlina Rd

Posted at 9:55 AM, Jul 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-09 12:55:45-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The California Highway Patrol is reporting nearly 60 gallons of diesel spilled on the roadway of Southbound Highway 99, just north of Kimberlina Road, after a big rig struck a metal object.

At the time it is unknown how the spill is affecting traffic. CHP has not yet reported any lane closures.

This is a developing story.