VACAVILLE — Traffic was backed up midday Friday on westbound Interstate 80 in Vacaville after a trailer came free from the vehicle that was hauling it, flipped and blocked part of the roadway.
The incident was reported at 12:19 p.m. west of the Merchant Street offramp, west of Mason Street and east of Alamo Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol’s website. At least one lane was blocked, although reports indicated that two lanes were affected by the overturned trailer.
A regional traffic alert was issued at 12:35 p.m. as traffic backed up to Allison Drive. The roadway was cleared shortly before 1 p.m.
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