Overturned tractor-trailer blocks SR-79 in Aguanga
SAN DIEGO, CA – A tractor-trailer crashed and overturned, blocking both directions of State Route 79 in Aguanga on Wednesday morning.
According to CHP, the driver of the tractor-trailer was driving on SR-79 when they struck an embankment near Sage Road at about 3:36 a.m. The truck overturned on its side, spreading debris and blocking both lanes.
Traffic was completely blocked for more than an hour. Sometime after 4:45 a.m, authorities were able to begin directing some traffic around the accident scene, however, the truck was still blocking the northbound lanes. Authorities had not been able to clear the scene by the early afternoon.
The truck driver suffered minor injuries in the crash.
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