Route 1 crash causes widespread gridlock

Route 1 crash causes widespread gridlock

CRASH: Emergency responders rush to the scene in East Hagåtña Wednesday afternoon after a blue car that was headed towards Hagåtña on Marine Corps Drive veered across the center lane and onto the oncoming lane, witnesses state. The blue car slammed into a silver sedan that was headed towards Tamuning, the force of the collision pushed the silver sedan across the other two lanes, on to the sidewalk and into a power pole between the Mobil gas station and Alupang Beach Tower. The condition of the driver both cars is not known. Traffic was diverted from the area, which caused gridlock on Route 1, Route 8 and the Magahaga Highway in Tiyan. Norman M. Taruc/The Guam Daily Post