WINDSOR (CBS SF) — The driver in a pickup truck hauling a trailer filled with grapes that overturned onto northbound U.S. Highway 101 near Windsor Wednesday afternoon suffered minor injuries, according to a California Highway Patrol officer.
The incident was reported at 3:05 p.m. near Arata Lane. A Sig-alert was issued at 3:52 p.m., according the CHP.READ MORE: California Drought: Healdsburg Bans Sprinklers; Sets Personal Water Use To 74 Gallons A Day
One lane was blocked when about 12,000 pounds of grapes spilled from the 25-foot horse trailer attached to the pickup truck, according CHP Officer Ralph Caggiano.
The incident only involved the pickup truck, which was carrying an overloaded trailer, he said.READ MORE: 3-Alarm Fire Burns 2 Buildings at West Oakland Recycling Center
Caggiano said the driver only suffered minor injuries.
The spill was cleared and the alert was canceled around 4:30 p.m., according to the CHP.MORE NEWS: Update: One Killed, Two Injured When Truck Crashes Into Diners at San Jose Sports Bar
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