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Overturned big rig impacting Northbound 99 traffic

Posted at 6:54 AM, Sep 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-06 09:54:00-04

An overturned big rig is slowing traffic on the Northbound 99 on Friday morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the big rig overturned just before 10:30 p.m. Thursday just north of Merle Haggard.

CHP says crews were on scene overnight cleaning up fuel, leading to the closure of at least one lane.