Bay Bridge commute slowed by earlier accidents

November 16, 2012 9:21:50 AM PST
Traffic on westbound Interstate Highway 80 on the Bay Bridge and in Emeryville was slowed by two vehicle collisions this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The right and center lanes on westbound I-80 were blocked by a big rig collision near Powell Street in Emeryville, according to the CHP.

A collision on westbound I-80 also slowed traffic near the Treasure Island on-ramp on the Bay Bridge, according to the CHP.

Drivers heading into San Francisco are advised to avoid the area or consider taking BART this morning.