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CHP: Multiple lanes of NB 99 near Merle Haggard blocked due to big rig fire

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Posted at 6:08 AM, Feb 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-24 09:08:55-05

Two lanes of Northbound 99 are blocked due to a big rig fire.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a big rig caught fire just after 5 a.m. Wednesday.

The CHP says two lanes of the Northbound 99 are blocked.