Man dies in crash on Hwy 101 in East Palo Alto

Fatal accident on 101 at University Avenue (Rachel Schwartz)

December 18, 2009 11:25:20 AM PST
A male victim died in a multi-vehicle crash on southbound U.S. Highway 101 in East Palo Alto this morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

The crash happened south of University Avenue at about 7:25 a.m., CHP Officer Art Montiel said.

Four vehicles were involved in the collision, Montiel said.

The crash blocked multiple lanes of southbound Highway 101 for more than three hours. A Sig-alert was issued at about 7:50 a.m. and was canceled shortly before 11 a.m.