Accident slows afternoon traffic on Highway 49 |

Accident slows afternoon traffic on Highway 49

Traffic on Highway 49 near Alta Sierra Drive was stalled for about an hour this afternoon as emergency crews responded to a noninjury accident.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident took place at about 4 p.m. today. No details were available. No one was injured, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.

The northbound right lane was closed to traffic for about an hour to give crews a chance to clean up the accident site.

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