Three Vehicle Traffic Collision Sends 3 to Hospital

A three-car collision on 139 leaves all drivers with major injuries.On Friday, October 7th, around 8 am near South Grasshopper road Brian Madison, aged 59 out of Portland was driving his Chevy Silverado south on 139 when for unknown... Read More.

Prepare for Slowdowns on HWY 139

Paving work will impact your travel on highway 139 this weekend. Starting today and into Saturday the Caltrans 3-layer project will be paving the highway from South grasshopper rd to Termo Grasshopper road. You can expect up to 15-minute delays through the... Read More.

3-Layer Project Begins on HWY 139

New roadway construction will be impacting your travel on HWY 139 starting tomorrow. This work will coincide with the Antelope drapery project near antelope mountain. Hat Creek construction and Caltrans begin the slate creek 3-layer project. You will have to add up to 15... Read More.

Caltrans Projects Begin Today on 139 and 395

Plan on delays on 139 to start today as Caltrans begins the drapery project near Antelope Mountain. The first stage of the project will involve crews removing rock from the hilltop. You can expect 30-minute delays this week until that work is completed. By... Read More.

Prepare for Brief Slowdowns on Hwy 36, 139

Plan ahead for a brief delay along hwys 36 and 139 today. Caltrans is out completing grinding and chip sealing work. Along Hwy 36 just west of the 44 jct work will begin by 7 this morning with up to 20 minute delays. Lasting... Read More.

Hwy 139 Down to One Lane Following Big Rig Turn Over

Highway 139 is down to one lane about 3 1/2 miles North of Willow Creek hill following an overturned tractor trailer. Around 8am the incident occured according to the California Highway Patrol. The 40ft trailer went over the side of the road and emergency... Read More.

Prescribed Burns on 139

The Bureau of Land Management will conduct prescribed fire projects to reduce hazardous fuels and improve wildlife habitat near Eagle Lake and Horse Lake in Lassen County, when weather permits during the fall and winter months. The projects will reduce understory and hazardous fuels and... Read More.

Fatal Incident on HWY 139 Involving Big Rig

A 28 year old man, Matthew Hunter, was fatally injured after his big rig overturned on hwy 139 just North of Rice Canyon Rd. late afternoon on Friday. He was unable to make the left hand turn and steered down a steep embankment where... Read More.