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Crash on NB 99 closes on-ramp at Ming Ave. Thursday morning

Posted at 7:28 AM, Mar 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-26 10:28:26-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The California Highway Patrol reported an accident Thursday morning that shut down the Northbound on-ramp at Ming Avenue to Highway 99 and the #3 lane on NB 99.

According to CHP Officer Robert Rodriguez, a semi truck collided with a passenger vehicle around 3 a.m. Thursday. The CHP website also reported around 10 gallons of oil spilled on the right-hand shoulder.

It is unknown when the roadway will reopen.