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Big-Rig Versus Truck Collision Halts Traffic at Intersection of Highway 99 and Esplanade

California Highway Patrol is responding to a crash involving a big-rig and a pickup truck in Chico.

Posted: Nov 27, 2018 12:25 PM
Updated: Nov 27, 2018 12:26 PM

CHICO, Calif. - California Highway Patrol is responding to a crash involving a big-rig and a pickup truck in Chico.

The collision occurred around 11:41 a.m. northbound at the intersection of Esplanade and Highway 99. 

According to officials, the big rig was traveling southbound when it crashed into a pickup truck towing a camper at the intersection. 

Action News Now has a reporter on the scene that has confirmed one lane of traffic is open going northbound. 

The driver of the pickup truck was transported to a nearby hospital. There is no word yet on the extent of their injuries. 

This is a developing story. Stay with Action News Now for the latest updates as they become available. 

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