Highway 101 Tanker Accident

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On Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 3:05 p.m., a traffic collision occurred involving a white 2009 GMC 7500 tanker truck on southbound Highway 101, north of Highway 126.
Gabor Budai, 42, of Piru, was driving a white 2009 GMC 7500 tanker truck on southbound Highway 101, north of Highway 126, within the number 2 lane.  For reasons that are still under investigation, Budai veered to the right and lost control of the tanker truck.  The tanker truck subsequently rolled onto its left side and came to rest on its left side blocking the number 3 lane of southbound 101.  No one was injured as a result of the collision. The number 2 and 3 lanes of southbound 101 were shut down for approximately two hours while the tanker truck was recovered.
The collision is still under investigation by the Ventura Area CHP Office.  Anyone who witnessed or has information regarding the collision is asked to call the Ventura Area CHP Office at (805) 477-4100.

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