News


Menlo Park: Bay Road open after collision

A driver is critically injured

A car accident that left one driver critically injured shut down a portion of Bay Road for several hours during the Tuesday morning commute.

Bay Road reopened around 1 p.m., according to Menlo Park police. The road had been closed in both directions between Marsh Road and Del Norte Avenue.

Investigators confirmed that two cars were involved: A BMW and a white car that reportedly rear-ended the other vehicle before running into a tree.

The 42-year-old driver of the white car, a Redwood City woman, was critically injured and taken to Stanford Hospital, police said. There were no other injuries.

Comments

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Mar
a resident of Menlo Park: Fair Oaks
on Dec 4, 2013 at 8:39 pm

That intersection of March and Fair Oaks is especially dangerous for drivers waiting to turn left from Marsh onto Fair Oaks. When I do it, I am so fearful that someone will crash into me. THERE SHOULD BE A -NO LEFT TURN -FROM MARSH ONTO FAIR OAKS It would be safer. I don't know how this accident occured but it could have been because of someone driving down Marsh not paying attention and running into someone stopped waiting to turn onto Fair Oaks from Marsh


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Confused
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Dec 4, 2013 at 8:48 pm

What does turning left onto Fair Oaks from Marsh have to do with an accident on Bay?


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Steins, sausage and spaetzle: Mountain View hosts second Oktoberfest
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,105 views

Men Are Good For Three Things
By Laura Stec | 37 comments | 2,941 views

Storytime is Full
By Cheryl Bac | 7 comments | 1,086 views

Helping Local Veterans
By Erin Glanville | 1 comment | 367 views

Phone Sex
By Paul Bendix | 0 comments | 323 views