TRAFFIC ALERT: Three-car crash in Santa Maria on Betteravia Road causes 'significant delays'

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Posted at 6:51 AM, Oct 13, 2020

(UPDATE: 7:00 a.m.) - According to Santa Barbara County Fire, a three-vehicle traffic collision on the 900 block of Foxen Canyon Road in the Santa Maria Valley is causing significant traffic delays.

Fire officials say three people suffered minor injuries in the crash.

According to CHP, eastbound traffic on Betteravia from Santa Maria is backed up. The crash will continue to impact traffic in the area as crews work to clear the scene.

CHP is investigating the cause of the crash.

Original Story: The California Highway Patrol is responding to a three-car collision that happened just after 6:00 a.m. near the intersection of East Betteravia Road and Philbric Road in Santa Maria.

According to CHP, officers are doing traffic control in the area, which will likely cause delays for drivers. It was not immediately confirmed if injuries resulted from the crash.

This is a developing story, check back here for details.