UPDATE: The offramp has been reopened, the California Highway Patrol reported.
A tractor-trailer crashed on the offramp from southbound Highway 99 to eastbound Highway 180. The ramp has been closed, according to Calfornia Highway Patrol dispatches.
The accident was first reported by CHP at 5:29 a.m. The CHP said the big rig went off the ramp and partially down an embankment.
The CHP sent out an alert about 6:30 a.m. that the ramp would be closed for two hours. Motorists coming from the north were advised to use Highway 41 instead of Highway 99.
This story will be updated.
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