SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — A rockslide Monday afternoon near Echo Summit is backing up traffic Meyers. 

The rockslide occurred on U.S. Highway 50 at 1:30 p.m. and is blocking the westbound traffic lane. 

No cars were damaged and no people were injured when the slide occurred. 

There is one-way traffic is in effect while Caltrans District 3 maintenance crew work to clean up the mess. 

According to Caltrans District 3 spokesperson Steve Nelson, the maintenance crew is hoping to have both lanes open by around 5 p.m. but it could be later. 

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