SigAlert issued for SR-78 due to an overturned tractor-trailer
Road was closed near Bandy Canyon Road
Last Updated: 115 days ago
SAN DIEGO - A big rig hauling scrap metal overturned on state Route 78 near Ramona early Friday, forcing an eight-hour closure of the rural route.
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The non-injury crash near San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park near Oroso Guejito Road was reported shortly before 4:30 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
10News learned the load of metal was headed for a recycling yard in Los Angeles.
Authorities shut down a stretch of the roadway just west of Guejito Truck Trail to allow for cleanup. The route was fully reopened as of 12:40 p.m., CHP public affairs Officer Robert Catano said.
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