REDWOOD CITY (CBS SF) — Four lanes of southbound U.S. Highway 101 in Redwood City were blocked for almost two hours after a four-vehicle traffic collision sent five people to the hospital late Wednesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The CHP said the collision was first reported at 10:12 p.m. Wednesday. At least one of the vehicles had overturned and a 65-foot section of guardrail was damaged.READ MORE: UPDATE: Alameda County Omicron Variant Outbreak Victims Attended Wisconsin Wedding Last Weekend
Authorities suspect the crash may have been caused by a possible DUI driver.READ MORE: Porsche Theft Suspect Arrested On Docked Cruise Ship; Three Illegal Bay Area Chop Shops Busted
Five people were taken to Stanford University Medical Center, though CHP said the injuries were minor.MORE NEWS: One-In-Four Sonoma County Children Ages 5-To-11 Partially Vaccinated Against COVID
Shortly after midnight, the four right lanes were cleared of debris and reopened.