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CHICO, Calif. - A two car crash occurred Monday afternoon on the major artery through Chico.
The crash happened on Highway 99 in the northbound lanes at Cohasset Road, around 3 p.m., according to the CHP.
A man was driving a small pick-up truck and started sliding to the right. His car then over drifted and did a complete 180 - then crashed into another driver's car on the northbound lane, the CHP said.
One car rolled over onto its side. Both drivers were taken to the hospital.
Action News Now is working to learn the extent of their injuries. Traffic was backed up for at least an hour.
The cause of the collision is unknown but it was raining during the time. The CHP told Action News Now the driver of the pick-up truck seemed to be driving a bit too fast and roads were slippery due to the rain.