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Rollover crash briefly closes Hwy. 101 north, causes traffic delays in Atascadero

One vehicle rolled over on northbound Highway 101 on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.
One vehicle rolled over on northbound Highway 101 on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Update 2:40 p.m.

All lanes of Highway 101 have reopened after a vehicle rollover in Atascadero on Tuesday afternoon. Traffic remains backed up in the area.

No one was taken to the hospital, the CHP said.

Original story

A vehicle rollover on Highway 101 in Atascadero on Tuesday afternoon has closed all northbound lanes.

The crash happened about 1:48 p.m. just north of Del Rio Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.

It is not clear how long the northbound lanes will be closed. According to CHP Officer Pat Seebart, a tow truck was on its way to the scene as of 2:10 p.m., but was stuck in traffic.

Authorities say the crash caused minor injuries.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

Gabby Ferreira: 805-781-7858, @Its_GabbyF

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