Highway 99E was blocked between Vina and Los Molinos in Tehama County after a crash involving a downed tree.
According to the CHP, just after 6 a.m. a car crashed into a downed tree near the Deer Creek Bridge. Highway 99 was closed just north of South Avenue, near Tehama-Vina Road.
The tree blocked both the northbound and southbound lanes.
Just after 8 a.m. one way controlled traffic was moving through the area. Traffic controlls are expected to be in place until approximately 10:30 a.m.