SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - Three people suffered minor injuries Saturday morning after a big rig they were riding in flew off of a highway in San Francisco, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The incident occurred on the northbound side of U.S. Highway 101 near the Paul Avenue off ramp and was reported on Twitter by San Francisco Fire just after 8 a.m.
AVOID AREA BIG RIG OVER TURNED 101NB at Paul Ave Minor injuries SFFD on scene expect traffic delays 824 Hrs. pic.twitter.com/lPCZobZ5mY— San Francisco Fire (@sffdpio) March 4, 2017
The CHP said the rig landed off of the highway on Bayshore Boulevard, injuring the three people inside the cab.
According to the CHP, the cause of the accident is still under investigation, and drivers are advised to avoid the area.
Box truck headed N on 101 swerved off freeway, landed on Bayshore near Paul in SF 3 men inside taken to hospital expected to be OK pic.twitter.com/jMHaYfpRK6— Christien Kafton (@CKaftonKTVU) March 4, 2017