PLACER COUNTY -- The California Highway Patrol had to divert traffic away from westbound Interstate 80 in Placer County due to two separate big rig crashes.
The CHP reported the crashes just after 4 p.m. Sunday. Both occurred just west of Blue Canyon.
The big rigs spilled hazardous materials when they crashed. The CHP did not provide any additional details about the spills.
Westbound traffic was diverted onto Highway 20 and the crashes caused significant delays on both roadways. Caltrans said the westbound lanes of I-80 reopened at 7:24 p.m.
No injuries have been reported.
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