Freak Accident Slows Traffic On Highway 49 In Plymouth Friday Evening

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Freak Accident Slows Traffic On Highway 49 In Plymouth Friday Evening

Traffic control was put in place on Highway 49 in the Plymouth area Friday, following a freak incident. According to reports, just before 3 PM, a truck and trailer drifted off the road and into a drainage ditch at Highway 49 at South Empire Street. No injuries were reported and it’s unclear if the driver was cited by CHP. Amador County Sheriff’s deputies, set-up traffic control on Highway 49 with a detour at South Empire Street while 2 wreckers from Rory’s Towing were used to remove the truck and trailer from the ditch. The roadway was cleared and everyone was back on their way just after 5 Friday night. The CHP has not released what caused the driver to drift off the roadway into the ditch!