Traffic is backed up on the eastbound Capital City Freeway at the Highway 99 junction after three cars were involved in a collision, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The collision occurred just before 3:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon and blocked lanes on the freeway, according to CHP logs. The backup is on the W-X portion of the freeway, nearly to the Pioneer Bridge. The vehicles were moved to the shoulder around 3:40 p.m.
The Sacramento Fire Department has been dispatched to the scene to address the incident.