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Collision, diesel leak on Hwy. 46 east at Hwy. 101 underpass cleared – See video 

–A semi-truck collision and diesel fuel leak Monday morning on Hwy. 46 east at the Hwy. 101 underpass in Paso Robles was reopened after about four hours of clean-up.

The accident occurred shortly before 8 a.m. By approximately 11 a.m., Paso Robles police reported: “Roadway open. Thank you for your patience.”

Original report 8 a.m., 2021:

Injury collision reported on Hwy. 46 east at Hwy. 101 underpass

–An injury collision involving a jackknifed semi-truck and another large truck was reported Monday morning just before 8 a.m. on Hwy. 46 East at the Hwy. 101 underpass.

Paso Robles Police are on the scene and tell locals to expect “major traffic delays” because the intersection is closed. Nearby freeway offramps are also closed.

A 60-80 gallon diesel fuel leak is reported at the scene.

Accident on Highway 46 east paso robles


The is a developing story. Check back for updates.


–Photos by Jason Brock

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