Overturned dump truck dirt spill closes Highway 12 in Solano County

SOLANO COUNTY (KRON)—A dump truck carrying six yards of dirt overturned and closed eastbound state Highway 12 and Jameson Canyon Road for a half-mile of Interstate 80 in Solano County, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The truck hit the center divider and overturned spilling dirt onto the road around 11:20 a.m.

A Sig-Alert was issued a few minutes later.

The crash also caused a diesel fuel leak, according to the CHP.

Eastbound Highway 12 is expected to be closed for three to four hours.

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