Jan 14, 2016 5:17 PM by News Staff
Cal Trans is reporting that Highway 299 has closed at Buckhorn Summit due to a big rig accident and winter weather conditions.
Workers on site site that both directions will be closed temporarily while they try to clear the road.
Chain controls are now in effect. Chains or traction devices are required on all vehicles except four-wheel/all-wheel-drive vehicles with snow treaded tires on all wheels.
Motorists are cautioned to avoid the highway, if possible.
Stay tuned to Action News Now for updates as they happen.