Wrong way driver crashes on 280

December 11, 2008 9:59:55 AM PST
A fatal multi-vehicle collision blocked all lanes of southbound Interstate Highway 280 in unincorporated San Mateo County near Woodside for about two hours this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The collision involved two vehicles and was reported at about 2:40 a.m. just south of Edgewood Road on Highway 280, according to CHP Officer Pacheco.

The San Mateo County coroner's office was contacted shortly after 3 a.m. because of a fatality at the scene of the crash, Pacheco said.

A Sig-alert was issued at about 3 a.m., according to Pacheco. The Sig-alert was canceled at about 4:55 a.m. when the lanes were reopened, according to CHP Officer Marc Johnston.