Overturned gasoline tanker on HWY 101 in Gilroy blocks traffic

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GILROY (KRON) – A severe traffic alert has been issued in Gilroy after a gasoline tanker overturned on Highway 101, according to the California Highway Patrol. 

Officials say the accident occurred on southbound 101 at Masten Avenue.

All lanes are closed at this time. 

CHP is diverting traffic off to San Martin Avenue. 

Drivers are advised to expect delays and use an alternate route. 

At this time, there is no estimated time of reopening.

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