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Crash partially blocks northbound 99 in Modesto

Minor injuries were reported at an accident on northbound Highway 99 this morning at East Hatch Road.

The accident happened about 11 a.m. Reports suggest a Land Rover hit the center divider and then bounced back into traffic and hit a Lexus, said officer Tom Killian with the California Highway Patrol.

He said two people in the Lexus had complaints of pain and were taken to Memorial Medical Center for observation.

Traffic was backed up to East Whitmore Avenue until at least 11:15 a.m., according to CHP reports.