Seeing red: Another tomato spill snarls traffic on California freeway for 2nd time in week

ELK GROVE, Calif. — For the second time in a week, commuters on a Northern California freeway are seeing red.>> Read more trending newsA truck carr...

September 7, 2022
8:28 AM

ELK GROVE, Calif. — For the second time in a week, commuters on a Northern California freeway are seeing red.>> Read more trending newsA truck carrying tomatoes spilled on a Northern California freeway near Sacramento on Friday, covering the highway in a red paste and causing major traffic delays, The Sacramento Bee reported.The spill occurred on the southbound lane of Interstate 5 in Elk Grove near the Elk Grove Boulevard off-ramp, KOVR-TV reported. According to the California Highway Patrol's online activity log, a trailer carrying the fruit detached from a truck around 7:45 a.

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