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Multi-vehicle crash temporarily closes Hwy 101 southbound in Santa Margarita

No injuries were reported
Traffic incident blocking Hyway 101 Southbound south of Atascadero Tuesday March 15th
Posted at 8:49 AM, Mar 15, 2022

A multi-vehicle crash was causing a major traffic backup on Highway 101 in northern San Luis Obispo County Tuesday morning.

The crash happened around 7:39 a.m. in the southbound lanes just south of Highway 58.

Initial reports into the California Highway Patrol were that at least four vehicles were involved.

All lanes were open by 8:35 a.m., but Caltrans warned drivers to expect delays for a while.

No injuries were reported.