Traffic Alert: Jackknifed trailer closes Highway 281 N at Thousand Oaks

The crash happened around 8 a.m. Saturday

Jackknifed trailer closes Highway 281 N at Thousand Oaks (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – The northbound lanes of Highway 281 at Thousand Oaks are temporarily closed after an 18-wheeler jackknifed Saturday.

Drivers experienced heavy traffic Saturday morning just before 8 a.m. after a crash on the city’s northside.

The crash left an 18-wheeler dangling off an elevated reach of the highway.

Officials are working to safely clear the scene and traffic.

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About the Author:

Victoria Lopez is a Digital Journalist at KSAT. Before joining the team in July 2022, she worked as a Digital Reporter at CBS 4 Rio Grande Valley and Local 23 News. Victoria graduated with a degree in Mass Communications — Public Relations from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.