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I-5 Ramp to Highway 50 Backed Up due to Car Fire

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Picture of car fire on the transition ramp between I-5 North and Highway 50 (Sydney S. Yang)

Picture of car fire on the transition ramp between I-5 North and Highway 50 (Sydney S. Yang)

The ramp from northbound I-5 to Highway 50 was backed up with traffic because of a car fire.

CHP responded to a report of a gold Acura on fire around 2:15 p.m. The car was fully engulfed in flames around 5 minutes later, according to CHP.

CHP closed the transition ramp from northbound I-5 to westbound Highway 50 due to the fire, and they opened up the highway again around 3:45.