Wreck at Highway 49 and Shale Ridge Lane in North Auburn

Southbound lanes were closed on Highway 49
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The California Highway Patrol and local emergency personnel responded to a traffic collision on Highway 49 at Shale Ridge Lane Thursday afternoon that blocked all southbound lanes on Highway 49.

According to the CHP online reporting system the collision was between a green Ford Explorer and a silver van. Other emergency personal reported there were five victims of the crash and one had to be extricated from one of the vehicles.