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Motorist crashes into Palo Alto water truck

Original post made on Aug 9, 2011

A woman smashed into the back of a City of Palo Alto landscape-watering truck early Monday morning and had to be extricated by emergency personnel, Palo Alto Battalion Chief Niles Broussard said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, August 9, 2011, 9:00 AM

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Posted by didn't see it?
a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Aug 9, 2011 at 9:04 am

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Posted by Hulkamania
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Aug 9, 2011 at 9:18 am

Note to pedestrians:

Do not cross Oregon Expressway when the bars are closing.


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Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Leland Manor/Garland Drive
on Aug 9, 2011 at 9:59 am

I heard the crash and am amazed that no one was killed. It sounded like an explosion.


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Posted by mr. blotter
a resident of Stanford
on Aug 9, 2011 at 12:14 pm

Appears to be a DUI (last entry, first page): Web Link


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Posted by didn't see it?
a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Aug 9, 2011 at 12:55 pm

Thanks for the link, Mr. Blotter. Glad she was "stopped" before she started speeding down the freeway. This could have been much worse.


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