Semi-truck recovery still underway on Highway 175


HOPLAND, Ca., (KIEM)-It’s been a week since a semi-truck toppled into an embankment along Highway 175 near Hopland. According to CHP, the driver attempted a turn with a rig that was over 30 feet in length. They failed to negotiate a turn, despite warnings from near-by signage.

CHP is still asking motorists to avoid the area around that crash. It happened between mile marker 5. 5 and 6.83. Crews are still working in that area to recover the vehicle and load.