Separate Car Crashes on Highway 101 Causes Traffic Disturbances

PISMO BEACH, CA (August 18, 2022) – On Friday, two separate car crash was reported to have occurred on Highway 101.

The first crash happened just after 4:50 p.m., July 29th, where at least five vehicles were involved near the southbound Five Cities Drive.

Officers and ambulance arrived at the scene, although it is currently unclear if anyone was injured. The crash caused traffic lanes to be disturbed.

Late on, a second crash happened at around 6:22 p.m., when two vehicles collided causing one to end up on the center divider, near the Mattie Road overpass. Traffic was slowed because of the crash.


One small driving mistake can lead to multi-vehicle accidents. That is why it is important to always keep your attention on the road and your surroundings when you’re behind the wheel. Always anticipate what other drivers might do, especially on a highway, a freeway, an interchange, or a service road. Also, do not not put yourself and your passengers in danger by speeding and taking shortcuts. By driving defensively and always abiding by all traffic laws, you can keep yourself and others safe on the road.


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