Hit-and-run on Highway 14 sparks vehicle fire

By Samie Gebers

Last update: Saturday, April 1st, 2017

A hit-and-run northbound on Highway 14 south of Red Rover Mine Road caused a vehicle fire and the shutdown of the carpool lane, officials said.

“It was a vehicle fire, there were no injuries,” said Officer Alex Rubio with the Traffic Management Center.

At least two vehicles were involved with the incident.

According to the SigAlert website, a one hour delay was expected after the collision.

All lanes have since cleared.

The call went out to officials at 2:47 p.m.

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Hit-and-run on Highway 14 sparks vehicle fire

Stock, CHP, California, Highway, Patrol

A hit-and-run northbound on Highway 14 south of Red Rover Mine Road caused a vehicle fire and the shutdown of the carpool lane, officials said.

“It was a vehicle fire, there were no injuries,” said Officer Alex Rubio with the Traffic Management Center.

At least two vehicles were involved with the incident.

According to the SigAlert website, a one hour delay was expected after the collision.

All lanes have since cleared.

The call went out to officials at 2:47 p.m.

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Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.