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Accident Slows Traffic on Highway 20 East of Nevada City

A pedestrian was first to notify the California Highway Patrol of a potential accident on eastbound 20 involving a vehicle off the road Wednesday afternoon. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says the call came in around 12:25.

Click here to listen to Officer Greg Tassone

Tassone says there a a lot of unknowns, but the CHP is using special equipment to get the vehicle out of the canyon.

Click here to listen to Officer Greg Tassone

Traffic was slow in the area as multiple emergency vehicles and towing equipment were blocking part of the roadway.
The accident remains under investigation to determine direction and cause of the car going off of the roadway.

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