SACRAMENTO, CA - The California Highway Patrol saysa car carrier struck sand barrels lining a construction zone on southbound Interstate 5Thursday afternoon, ending with the big rig and sand strewn across all but one lane.

The 2:18 p.m. crash in the area of Freeport Boulevard also involved one car and backed-up traffic for two and half hours.

Injuries were minor, said the CHP.

All lanes were reopened just before 5 p.m.

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