Haz Mat Spill on I-80 Near Nevada County Line

Truckee, CA…Just before 6am an eastbound Fed Ex big rig swerved to miss a deer and went into a wall. It’s fuel tanks were punctured and it lost other fluids as well. It has been a long morning with eastbound I-80 intermittently closed and lanes affected on the westbound side as well. The raw logs are below so you can get a good sense of the activity…

7:52 AM 76 LINE 139 – WB 80 #1 LANE CLOSED
7:46 AM 75 WB 80 #1 LANE IS CLOSED // TRAFF GETTING THROUGH SLOWLY IN #2 LANE
7:46 AM 74 PER KVCT SEVERAL CMS SIGNS STATE / FWY CLOSED EAST OF TRUCKEE – USE ALTERNATE ROUTE
7:46 AM 73 PER 21A / MDC / REQ CMS SIGNS SAY EB CLOSED AT FARAD / USE ALTERNATE ROUTE
7:35 AM 72 INQ IF ENTAC HAS BEEN NOTIFIED OF CLOSURE?
7:35 AM 71 NHP 97 W/WB 80 #1 LANE
7:31 AM 70 TOW 97
7:28 AM 69 CT ETA STILL UNK FOR EB HIRSCHDALE LONG TERM CLOSURE
7:28 AM 68 KVCT ADVSG THEIR DAYSHIFT CREW COMING IN EARLIER
7:25 AM 67 C236 ADVSG WORKING GLR AREA – AVAIL TO RESP IF NEEDED
7:19 AM 66 1039 80-23A 10-5 TO 109-S1
7:18 AM 65 NDOT CREW CHIEF ADV WHEN AT EXIT #1 THEY WILL SHUT IT DOWN
7:18 AM 64 PER NDOT THEY ARE ENRT // ETA 15-20 MIN
7:16 AM 63 WILL NEED WB 80 JWO SL #1 LANE CLOSED
7:16 AM 62 1039 80-S1 WILL BE ENRT
7:13 AM 61 1039 DEPENDABLE 1022 BOT
7:04 AM 60 1039 TO 80-S2 / WILL BE ENRT
7:00 AM 59 CAL NEVADA LL COMPANY ON PHN / DOES UNIT WANT THEM TO ROLL?
6:59 AM 58 1039 DEPENDABLE
6:57 AM 57 WILL NOT BE ABLE TO TOW FRM HERE
6:57 AM 56 TOW WILL HAVE TO DRAG RIG OO HERE
6:56 AM 55 CT ROLLING H2O OUT OF RENO
6:56 AM 54 21A 1185 BIG RIG FOR SET DBLS LOADED
6:54 AM 53 1039 KVCT LINE 80, 81
6:53 AM 52 109-S1, CT ETA TO HIRSCHDALE
6:53 AM 51 23A MDC CONFIRM CMS ARE ACTIVATED EB 80 CLOSED AT FARAD
6:51 AM 50 1039 MSG LEFT 80-S1 CELL
6:51 AM 49 21A CPY JUST WENT 1097 SCENE WILL TRY TO MAKE WAY BACK THERE
6:47 AM 48 ^*SIGALERT UPDATE* THE NUMBER 1 LANE OF WESTBOUND I-80 IS ALSO BLOCKED AT GOLD RANCH TO FARAD DUE TO THE ACCIDENT, MOTORISTS CAN EXPECT DELAYS, NO DETOUR
6:46 AM 47 1039 KVCT LINES 67-69
6:46 AM 46 15A NOTIFY 80-S1 ACTING COMMANDER-MAJOR CLOSURE FOR HOLIDAY TRAF
6:46 AM 45 15A STILL HOLDING AT FARAD-SETTING UP CONES ON OFR
6:42 AM 44 ON ALL 4 LNS AND DIRT TOWARDS RIVER
6:42 AM 43 ASK CT TO MAN LONG TERM CLOSURE AND TURN AT HIRSCHDALE
6:42 AM 42 23A MDC #1 LN EB MOVING-STILL HOLD AT FARAD
6:40 AM 41 21A ASK 23A IF ANY INJURIES
6:39 AM 40 1039 SCSO WILL CALLOUT ENVIRO TO RESP TO SCENE
6:39 AM 39 23A HAVE 1 LN MOVING EB
6:35 AM 38 1039 KVCT
6:35 AM 37 21A NOT ON SCENE YET, PER 23A ADV CT GET PREPARED FOR LONG TERM CLOSURE
6:35 AM 36 PER OES CAL FIRE & CT CALLED THEM ALREADY FOR OES#
6:33 AM 35 1039 OES, #11-7559
6:30 AM 34 1039 109-S1
6:30 AM 33 1039 KVCT
6:25 AM 32 TRAFFIC COMING TO A STOP
6:25 AM 31 CT SHUTTING DOWN #1 LN
6:25 AM 30 23A ADVSG NEED SIERRA CO OES
6:25 AM 29 1039 NCSO TO STAND BY-WILL CLARIFY AND ADV
6:22 AM 28 ^*SIGALERT UPDATE* EASTBOUND 80 IS CLOSED AT HIRSHDALE DUE TO AN ACCIDENT, MOTORISTS CAN EXPECT EXTENDED DELAYS, NO EST TIME OF OPENING
6:20 AM 27 1039 LEFT MSG 80-S2 CELL
6:18 AM 26 TRK FIRE BAT-9 SAFETY OFCR
6:17 AM 25 KVCT ADVSG CT JUST NOW 1097
6:17 AM 24 1039 KVCT
6:16 AM 23 MAKING ASSESMENT OF WB LNS FOR POSS SHUTDOWN
6:15 AM 22 100-150 GAL SPILL
6:13 AM 21 1039 CAL FIRE TO HAVE FIRE CREW ADV 23A TO CONTACT TCC ON RADIO
6:13 AM 20 PER CAL FIRE CORRECTION LINE 15, ENGINE 35
6:11 AM 19 1039 KVCT ALL UPDATES
6:11 AM 18 23A ADV OC SGT PER FIRE THIS IS A HAZ MAT
6:09 AM 17 1039 KVCT ACTIVATE CMS
6:00 AM 16 23A CPY LINE 18 GOING O/HIRSCHDALE
5:58 AM 15 1039 KVCT
5:57 AM 14 23A CPY ADVSG SIERRA FIRE 1097 ON WB SIDE
5:57 AM 13 CAL FIRE ADVG SIERRA FIRE ENGINE 25 PASSED IT ON WB SIDE
5:55 AM 12 1039 CAL FIRE REFUSING MED AID AND LINES 6,7
5:55 AM 11 CAL FIRE INQUIRING
5:54 AM 10 1039 KVCT
5:54 AM 9 RP BLKG SLOW LN
5:51 AM 8 1039 KVCT UPDATES
5:51 AM 7 SWERVED TO MISS A DEER
5:51 AM 6 PUNCTURED SADDLE TANK-UNK AMOUNT FUEL ONBOARD
5:51 AM 5 FUEL AND RAIDATOR FLUID ON RD
5:51 AM 4 2ND RP INVOLD FUEL ON RDWY
5:46 AM 3 1039 KVCT
5:43 AM 2 1039 TRK DAYSHIFT BRFG
5:43 AM 1 SEMI-FED EX TK INTO RS WALL