MOSS LANDING, Monterery County (CBS SF) — Both lanes of state Highway 1 in Moss Landing were blocked for about an hour Friday morning when a head-on crash left five people injured, including three critically, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported just before 10:30 a.m. in the northbound lane of the highway at Dolan Road, near the inner channel of the Old Salinas River.

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At least one victim had to be extricated from the crash, CHP officers said.

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The three victims with critical injuries were transported to Natividad Medical Center, about 15 miles away in Salinas, CHP officers said.

The roadway was reopened just after 11:30 a.m.

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