NB Highway 17 Shut Down After Crash, Car Fire

Two Fairfield Teens Arrested Following Residential Burglary

SANTA CLARA CO. (BCN) — A Sig-alert has been issued for northbound state Highway 17 near Redwood Estates where a crash involving a car that rolled over and caught fire has blocked the roadway, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The CHP received a report at 1:32 p.m. that a red four-door sedan had overturned and landed on its roof in the northbound slow lane of the highway. The car then began to burn.

The CHP issued a Sig-alert for the northbound lanes at 2:08 p.m., and one of the two southbound lanes was also closed at 2:12 p.m. as Cal Fire crews fought the fire, according to the CHP.

The southbound lanes were cleared at 2:50 p.m., according to the CHP.

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