All lanes have re-opened on northbound Interstate 5 where earlier this morning a wrong-way driver killed another motorist in a head-on crash.
Traffic was backed up into the downtown area this morning as the California Highway Patrol cleared the fatal traffic collision on Interstate 5. The freeway opened at 6:50 a.m.
The driver of the wrong-way vehicle was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of I-5 near Del Paso Road about 1:30 a.m. when his car struck two vehicles.
The driver in a Toyota Corolla died at the scene. A family in an Sport Utility Vehicle suffered minor injuries.
The wrong-way driver suffered moderate injuries. All of the injured were transported to the hospital.