Quantcast
User Report: Livermore California
Search
or
or
Home Chat Room Report an incident California Accidents Livermore Traffic Recent Comments Email Alert Contact
Report an incident.
Ads


I-580 E On Top Of Altamont - In or Near Livermore California
Semi Truck jack-knifes and goes over side of mountain
12-5-12, during height of rush hour, a semi-tractor trailer truck jack-knifed and went over the mountainside. It got stuck in brush and mud about 100 feet below the highway, laying on its side, still jack-knifed. Roads were closed to commuter traffic in both directions until 9:45 am. allowing emergency and wrecking crews to reach the incident.

Share this Report

West-bound Witness: The CHP report indicates it began as a collision with a honda and the truck. Then the incident was closed, then re-opened when other vehicles collided, it snow-balled into the semi- ending up over the side of the mountain. I'm not good at reading chp incident reports...so some of that may be inaccurate.
12 05, 2012 | 11:31am
Post Your Comment:
Your Name or Nickname
Your Email (will not be shown)
1 x 3 = ?

Related News

Livermore man arrested after fatal crash on I-580 onramp in Oakland
I-580 | california
580
Around 3:20 a.m., the vehicle crashed while traveling on the easbound MacArthur Boulevard onramp, according to the CHP.[...]
Jan 23, 2015 02:35am | 69 views | source: Yahoo

Woman killed in multivehicle crash in Livermore identified
I-580 | california
580
Erica Halter, 36, of Dublin, died after a pickup truck rear-ended a Jeep Cherokee on Dec. 10 just east of Vasco Road on Interstate 580.[...]
Jan 07, 2015 9:12pm | 77 views | source: Yahoo



Browse Incidents in California
Browse Incidents in Other States
Browse Incidents in Canadian Provinces
Browse Incidents in Other Countries


How Accidents Affect Insurance






Copyright 2014 GoldenLion Inc.
Contact Navbug.com | Search Website | Privacy | Advertise | Chatroom | Register and get paid to report traffic
Navbug on Facebook Navbug on Twitter