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Big rig rolls off Highway 33 early afternoon Thursday, Dec. 26; driver suffers minor injuries

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Photos by George Sapia

This big rig went off Highway 33, just south of Wheeler Gorge, early Thursday afternoon, Dec. 26.

Emergency personnel responded to a big rig going off the side of Highway 33, just south of Wheeler Gorge early Thursday afternoon.

The driver reportedly suffered minor injuries.
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The response included the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, Ventura County Fire Department and Los Padres National Forest. Air Squad 8 was en route, but was canceled. The California Highway Patrol closed Highway 33 at Fairview Road temporarily so a tow truck could clear the accident.

 

 

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