CARPINTERIA, Calif. - Traffic backed up on Highway 101 after four vehicles crashed in the southbound lanes near Carpinteria Saturday afternoon.
The crash occurred around 1:34 p.m. just north of Bates Road.
The CHP Incident Information Page reported that a white pickup truck collided with another vehicle on the highway, ultimately involving a total of four vehicles.
The truck reportedly sustained major fender damage.
Minor injuries were reported.
Both the number one and two lanes were blocked by the crash at 1:47 p.m. CHP reported both lanes were reopened at 2:45 p.m.
Firefighters and AMR responded to the scene.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.