Posted by anonymous, a resident of another community, on Sep 13, 2010 at 7:17 pm
Perhaps your response is the one that is total **
Dude: you were totally wrong. Who's the stoner?
"This morning, a California Highway Patrol car struck a presumed dead body that had been flung into northbound highway traffic in San Mateo from a collision reported minutes earlier, a CHP spokesman said.
The deceased and another person had apparently been standing on southbound U.S. Highway 101 around Poplar Avenue at about 2:55 a.m. when a black limousine hit them, CHP spokesman Art Montiel said.
The force of the impact sent the bodies flying into the northbound lanes of the highway, Montiel said.
"We don't know if the impact from southbound lanes to the northbound lanes actually killed them," he said. "But we presumed they were both deceased by the time other vehicles traveling northbound were hitting them."
Along with the CHP officer, multiple drivers who were unaware of the incident had struck the bodies with their vehicles, officials said.
"We think they were already dead after we looked at the distance from where they were originally hit to where they landed," CHP Sgt. Trent Cross said. "