A automobile crash near Willits on Nov. 13 killed three people and resulted in a prolonged closure of Highway 101, reportedly. The fatal incident occurred at approximately 12:40 p.m. near the juncture of Highway 101 and Hollands Lane.
The California Highway Patrol responded to a head-on collision on Nov. 8 that injured three people and slowed traffic on the Bay Bridge for hours. The wreck took place due to a 32-year-old woman, who is from Vacaville, driving in the wrong direction while allegedly high on drugs.
According to the police, on Oct. 31, a 31-year-old Orange man drove his black Honda SUV through a crosswalk near an elementary school in Santa Ana. The SUV struck 13-year-old twin sisters and their friend who were out trick-or-treating, police say. All three girls were killed.
Last weekend, kids across the nation celebrated Halloween. Less than two days later, kids and adults alike celebrated the extra hour of sleep they received as daylight savings time came to an end. Clocks were shifted backward by an hour.