Accidents stall traffic on Highway 101 south of Soledad


SOLEDAD — A pair of vehicle accidents Friday evening have stalled traffic heading south on Highway 101 near Soledad.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the first accident involved at least three vehicles near Los Coches at about 4:46 p.m. Tow trucks were called to the scene.

The second accident, a hit-and-run, took place around 5:18 p.m. near Arroyo Seco Road. A vehicle sideswiped a semi-truck, which continued driving southbound on the highway.

No injuries were reported in either accident, police said.