Sonora, CA — The CHP is reporting that Lyons Bald Mountain Rd. has been closed at Apple Hill Rd. due to a disabled big rig truck
According to Officer Mike Buller the truck lost its back axle and then an engine fire occured. Buller adds that it may be several hours before the accident is completely cleared. Both lanes of traffic have been closed.
In the meantime officers are attempting to contact a property owner to unlock a gate so the local residents will have access.
Written by Bill Johnson