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Vehicle crashes through barbed wire fence near Cholame ‘Y’

California Highway Patrol responded to a crash near the Highways 41 and 46 “Y” intersection on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.
California Highway Patrol responded to a crash near the Highways 41 and 46 “Y” intersection on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

Update: 7:55 p.m.

California Highway Patrol confirmed about 7:50 p.m. Wednesday no one was injured in the crash. There was some property damage.

Original story

The California Highway Patrol responded to a crash near the Cholame “Y” intersection at Highways 41 and 46 about 4 p.m. Wednesday.

A vehicle drove through a fence, which caused traffic to back up, according the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page. One person jumped the fence to help.

A tow truck and ambulance were called to the scene about 4:15 p.m.

The area is known for traffic collisions; there have been six fatalities near the intersection of Highways 41 and 46 this year.

Check back for updates on this developing story.

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