By Christopher Baker

SOUTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A south Sacramento driver had a close call when their car caught fire while driving down Highway 99.

The car fire has caused traffic to slow down along southbound 99 in-between Fruitridge Road and 47th Avenue.

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A fire crew was able to arrive on the scene quickly and put the fire out, but that did not stop traffic from being backed up momentarily.

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The driver could be seen on the side of the road trying to pry open the door to save any of her items.

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No injuries were reported.