Fed Ex Semi Goes over 139 Embankment up Grade


Antelope grade has claimed another vehicle, the second in just as many weeks.

At approximately 10:20 am Tuesday, a Fed-Ex semi-truck was southbound on SR-139, when the driver lost control on Antelope Grade and went over the edge of the embankment.

Fortunately, this was a non-injury collision according to authorities.

Caltrans and Lassen County Sheriff Deputies assisted with traffic control. Crews were on the scene and cleared the vehicle from the hillside.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.