Overturned dump truck dirt spill closes Highway 12 in Solano County

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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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