HOTSPOT: Quake Closes Highway 37 in Vallejo

By Brian Shields

Sun Aug 24th, 2014 5:33am America/Los_Angeles

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SOLANO COUNTY (KRON) — A portion of Highway 37 is closed in Vallejo as authorities investigate reports of damage to the roadway from a Magnitude 6.0 quake in American Canyon on Sunday morning.

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Highway 37, which runs from Vallejo to Novato, is shut down at Sonoma Boulevard.

The California Highway Patrol is reporting the westbound off-ramp of state Highway 37 and westbound Interstate Highway 80 to state Highway 37 are closed due to possible damage. The CHP is on the scene inspecting the roadways.

The CHP and Caltrans say they are investigating reports that parts of the roadway may have collapsed.

Tens of thousands of customers from Vallejo to Napa are without power more than two hours after the quake.

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