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Overturned Big Rig Closes I-80 at Summit for a While

An accident around 1:30 closes eastbound I-80 at Donner Summit. Truckee CHP Officer Peter Mann says the accident occurred just east of the rest stop.

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Officer Mann says that it was a single vehicle accident.

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CAL Trans is intermittently closing east bound traffic while working to clear the roadway. One lane traffic controls are in place.

Click here to listen to Officer Peter Mann{10-15 Peter Mann Summit Accident2} q…at this time. (:06)

Officer Mann says It could take several hours to fully clear the truck depending on the load.

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