At about 3:30 a.m., CHP officers responded to a report of a vehicle that had crashed and ended up on its roof.
Shortly after that, additional vehicles were reported to be involved in the major-injury collision that scattered wreckage across all the southbound lanes, which were closed to traffic at about 3:45 a.m.
At 4:23 a.m., the far right lane was opened and by about 5:40 a.m. all lanes were opened to traffic, according to the CHP.
Engine is in middle of SB280 in San Jose about 30 feet away from car. CHP says wrong way driver caused crash. 2 people taken to hospital. pic.twitter.com/JHkbzuijSL— Matt Keller (@MattKellerABC7) December 28, 2016
SB280 completely blocked at Bird Ave/87 in San Jose. 3 vehicles involved. 1 overturned. Rescue taking place now. pic.twitter.com/JG8wQeSM8F— Matt Keller (@MattKellerABC7) December 28, 2016