Deadly crash closes Highway 1 in both directions in Santa Cruz

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

Highway 1 is closed in both directions south of Dimeo Lane in Santa Cruz due to what the California Highway Patrol described as “a deadly crash” Sunday afternoon on social media.

Motorists are asked to expect delays and avoid the area, the CHP said. Traffic is being diverted off at Wilder Ranch State Park, said on social media.

#DEVELOPING Per @CHPscrz All lanes are shut down on HWY 1 at Dimeo Ln. North of Santa Cruz. CHP is investigating a deadly crash. Please Avoid the area.
The roadway is expected to be shut down for several hours. Bonny Doon Rd and Empire Grade are the alternate routes.…

— John Zuchelli (@tvzuke) June 23, 2024

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.