December 2, 2014- A semi truck collision caused traffic delays in Kern County, on Tuesday. The big rig accident occurred on Highway 58, near the Keene scales, at about 6 AM.
The CHP reported that a tractor-trailer was involved in the crash that took place on westbound Highway 58 at the Highway 202 off-ramp, east of Keene. The big rig jacked-knifed in the incident, and blocked both lanes for more than two hours.
There was heavy rain in the area during that time and could have contributed to the crash.