SOUTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A grass fire along Highway 99 in South Sacramento caused major traffic congestion in both directions.
Caltrans said shortly before 5 p.m. on Saturday that smoke from the fire was causing low visibility on the highway near Fruitridge Road. Northbound traffic on the highway was being temporarily held.READ MORE: 'The Heat Is Unbearable': Friday Night Out Brings Sacramento Crowds Inside To Beat The Heat
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Some lanes were blocked as fire crews were working along the highway