O’NEALS — A two-vehicle accident is blocking Highway 41 south of Road 200, north of the Rocky Cut.
At 10:12 a.m., reports came in of an accident, with one vehicle off the roadway, and another overturned blocking both lanes of the road.
An occupant of the vehicle off the embankment will need to be extracted with the Jaws Of Life.
Caltrans is being notified to implement a hard closure.
Southbound traffic is backed up nearly to Road 200, and motorists are advised to use the detour shown below to avoid the area.
We will update as conditions change.
UPDATE 12:30 **CHP reports Highway 41 accident scene north of the Rocky Cut has been cleared. Expect long backups.**