Multi-car crash blocks traffic on Beltline Hwy

Multi-car crash blocks traffic on Beltline Hwy
A photo of the Beltline Hwy. crash scene near the River Ave. exit (left) and the traffic backup stretching past the Delta Road on-ramp.

EUGENE, Ore. -- A multi-vehicle crash  slowed westbound traffic on Beltline Highway to a crawl Saturday afternoon, causing delays for hundreds of drivers.

Officials said the crash happened at around 2:30 p.m. Saturday near milepost 10, between the River Ave. exit and the Delta Road on-ramp.

Eugene Police said no one involved was seriously injured.

According to the Oregon Department of Transportation, the involved cars were blocking the left lane of traffic.

Police officials said they towed vehicles from the scene at around 3:40 p.m.