highway 101 accident in petaluma
On the afternoon of August 9, major injuries were reported after a six-vehicle collision that included a big-rig hauling cars on U.S. Highway 101 in Petaluma, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP).

An official said that the crash occurred at 11:50 a.m. on northbound Highway 101 south of Petaluma Boulevard North.

All lanes except the No. 2 lane of northbound Highway 101 remained closed for several hours following the incident.

“More details about this big rig accident will be released pending an investigation,” said a representative of Wilshire Law Firm.