Bruce Road and 20th St. intersection reopens after crash

May 13, 2014 11:19 AM

The intersection of Bruce Road and 20th Street has reopened after an accident stopped traffic for almost two hours.

The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. when a black Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck heading east on 20th St. collided with a Sorenson Concrete pickup. Police say one of the vehicles ran a red light.

The truck, weighing over 3,500 pounds was totaled. The concrete truck it collided with weighed an estimated 15,000 pounds.

The driver of the Chevy was transported to Enloe Medical Center with moderate injuries, he is expected to make a full recovery.

Chico Police are still investigating the cause of the accident, and have not determined which vehicle ran a red light. Investigators say the sun may have obstructed the drivers view.


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