Accident on I-5 Causes Big Rig to Jackknife
An accident that may have involved a drunk driver closed down two lanes along Interstate 5 in Sacramento on June 10. The South Sacramento office of the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the accident involved a big rig double tanker transporting grain and a sedan near Florin Road around 6:45 a.m. The collision caused the big rig to jackknife. An oil spill from the big rig, as well as the accident itself, resulted in the closure of I-5’s two left lanes while the site was cleared and cleaned up.