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Jackknifed semi-truck blocks lanes of Hwy 101 in Templeton area

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Posted at 10:56 AM, Sep 24, 2020

A jackknifed semi-truck was blocking lanes of southbound Highway 101 in the Templeton area Thursday morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol, it happened just after 10:30 a.m. near Main Street.

Traffic was backing up in the area and CHP was closing the highway in the Paso Robles area.

The crash happened in the same area of a reported officer-involved shooting.

CHP said it was not immediately clear whether the two incidents were related.

KSBY has a crew at the scene and will have updates as they become available.