Palo Alto- Wrong Way Driver Killed In Crash On Highway 101
A wrong way driver who caused a head on collision was killed on Highway 101 in Palo Alto early Sunday, June 16, 2019. A two-chain reaction also reportedly caused the said crash. The crash occurred around 2 in the morning. A driver going south in the northbound lanes of Highway 101 crashed into a vehicle travelling in the correct direction between the University Avenue and Embarcadero road exits. The wrong way vehicle instantly burst into flames. The driver of the other vehicle was taken to a hospital with a broken leg, lacerations, and other minor injuries. There were no passengers in both vehicles.
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