Wreck causes traffic on I-80 west near Floriston | SierraSun.com

Wreck causes traffic on I-80 west near Floriston

The Union staff

UPDATE: Wednesday, 5 p.m.

The truck has been towed and I-80 westbound, east of Floriston has reopened.

Original story

California Highway Patrol has issued a traffic alert near I-80 westbound east of Floriston due to a jack-knifed semi-truck blocking lanes.

Traffic is being routed around the shoulder.

Check back for more updates.

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