Overturned Big-Rig Blocking All Lanes of Byron Hwy in Contra Costa County

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Distracted driving caused a crash that has shut down part of Byron Highway in east Contra Costa County and spilled gallons of ice cream into a field off of the roadway

(California Highway Patrol)

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY (CBS SF) — An overturned big-rig is blocking all lanes of Byron Highway in Contra Costa County this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

UPDATE: Distracted Driver Causes Big-Rig Crash Spilling Gallons Of Ice Cream On Byron Hwy

A report of an overturned big-rig was reported on Byron Highway just north of Camino Diablo around 5:15 a.m., the CHP said.

A Sig-alert was issued at 5:56 a.m. and there is no estimated time of when the lanes will reopen, according to the CHP.

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