Northbound Highway 99 reopens after major collision

All lanes of Highway 99 have reopened after a collision closed the thoroughfare early Friday morning, CHP said.

CHP Valley Division said “SR-99 northbound is currently closed at 12th Avenue in South Sacramento due to a traffic collision. Please use alternate routes. Unknown time of reopening,” in a post on social media around 7 a.m. Friday.

The highway later reopened, according to CHP’s traffic incident page.

Caltrans cameras showed traffic moving on northbound Hiighway 99 by 7:30 a.m.

Molly Sullivan covers crime, breaking news and police accountability for The Bee. She grew up in Northern California and is an alumna of Chico State.