Highway 101 between Gonzales and Soledad came to a stop this morning when a truck carrying a backhoe that was not secured properly and was too high to clear the overpass.
The impact sent pieces of the overpass across 101. Caltrans officials say the structural integrity of the bridge was not harmed.
A recall has been issued for chocolate candies in California.
Dark Chocolate blueberries under the brand, Van Doren have been recalled for failing to disclose the product contains milk.
The product was sold at See’s Candy shops nationwide
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