Big-Rig Catches Fire On I-580 In Pleasanton

PLEASANTON (CBS SF) — The California Highway Patrol has canceled a Sig-alert on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Alameda County near the Livermore Valley after a big-rig fire Monday morning.

The fire was initially reported on westbound Highway 580 near Santa Rita Road in Pleasanton around 6 a.m., according to the CHP.

The location was revised to westbound Highway 580 just west of Airway Boulevard in Livermore shortly after 6:30 a.m., the CHP said.

The CHP issued a Sig-alert around 6:10 a.m. and one right lane was blocked to motorists.

The Sig-alert was canceled shortly before 6:45 a.m., according to the CHP.

KCBS Traffic: Current Road Conditions

© Copyright 2014 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
Got Our Weather App?

Listen Live