Nevada County wreck UPDATE: Traffic moving normally after wreck south of Higgins Corner | TheUnion.com

Nevada County wreck UPDATE: Traffic moving normally after wreck south of Higgins Corner

A wreck just south of Higgins Corner has slowed traffic in both directions.

UPDATE at 3:13 p.m.:

Traffic is moving normally in the area, Caltrans states.

UPDATE at 2:25 p.m.:

One lane is reopened and a second is expected to reopen soon. Traffic is again moving in both directions, CHP and Caltrans said.

UPDATE at 1:39 p.m.:

Southbound lanes are closed. Both drivers involved in the wreck will go to a Roseville hospital, CHP said.

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Initially posted:

A Wednesday afternoon traffic wreck south of Higgins Corner has slowed traffic in both directions on Highway 49, the California Highway Patrol and Caltrans said.

The wreck happened around 1 p.m. near Streeter Road. A white truck collided with a black vehicle, sending the truck into a ditch. At least one vehicle has major damage, and debris is scattered across the road, CHP said.

Authorities have responded to the scene.

Check back for more information.