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3 injured in crash on SR 99

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webmaster | 11/21/12

Three people sustained minor injuries in a three vehicle collision Tuesday afternoon on southbound State Route 99 near Avenue 21 1/2.

One of the vehicles struck was a California Highway Patrol K9 unit that had been parked in the center divider, according to the CHP.  

CHP Sgt Michael Donnelly said two of the vehicles — a Honda SUV and a Honda Accord — were southbound at 70 mph-plus, at the time of the collisions. 

Those two vehicles spun and rolled as they collided, ending up in the center divider and bringing southbound traffic to a standstill...


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