(Spilled material on the Mountain grade)….It was reported at close to 7:30 Friday morning.
The California Highway Patrol says the vehicle was traveling Eastbound on Interstate 8, when the material it was carrying spilled onto the roadway. It was first thought hazardous material had been spilled and the County Fire Department was called. It turned out to be the material being carried. No injuries were reported. One eastbound lane of the Interstate was closed for a short period while the materials were cleaned up.