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Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services respond to gas station after truck crashes into a pump

Posted at 8:15 PM, May 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-11 10:23:57-04

UPDATE (Sunday 4:35 p.m.) - Paso Robles police said a black truck was traveling northbound on Spring St. and attempted to use the two-way left turn lane to pass a vehicle.

The driver of the other vehicle attempted to speed up, according to officials.

Police said the driver of the truck then realized the two-way left turn lane was occupied and swerved into oncoming traffic to turn left on to 7th St.

Due to speed, the truck careened into the gas station, smashing into a parked truck, sheering off a gas pump, according to Paso PD.

Authorities said no one was injured and drugs/alcohol are not a factor.

ORIGINAL STORY (Saturday 8:15 p.m.) - Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services are responding to a gas station after a truck crashed into a pump.

The incident happened at the One Stop Gas Station on 7th and Spring St.

Witnesses said a truck was street racing, lost control and took out a gas pump when it crashed.

It is unclear if there are injuries or the events leading up to the crash.

We have reached out to officials to get more information and have not yet heard back.

This is a developing story, check back later for details.