Semi collision temporarily closes 395

Semi collision temporarily closes 395Pictured is one of two fallen semi-trailer trucks closed down Highway 395 for several hours near the intersection with Bowman Road last Friday afternoon. According to the California Highway Patrol Mojave Office, both trucks were traveling southbound on the highway when they collided for unknown reasons. Both drivers were transported to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital for minor injuries. Kern County Fire Department, Liberty Ambulance and Caltrans personnel also responded to assist. The collision is still under investigation. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2019-11-27