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Traffic accident causes jam in Downtown Chico

A traffic accident occurred at the intersection of East Eighth St. and Salem St.
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C. Nicholas Kepler
Traffic-jam resulted from accident involving three vehicles. Taken by C. Nicholas Kepler on Feb. 27.

A driver failed to yield, hitting another vehicle which collided with a parked car in Chico Sunday evening.

The Chico Police Department’s communication specialist, Kelly DeLeon, confirmed a traffic accident occurred at the intersection of East Eighth Street and Salem Stretet, involving three vehicles at approximately 5 p.m. on Tuesday. 

DeLeone said that one driver failed to yield, hitting another vehicle which collided with a parked car. 

No injuries were reported.  Two Chico police units and a community service officer assisted with traffic control. Traffic was affected for approximately 45 minutes.

C. Nicholas Kepler can be reached at [email protected].

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C. Nicholas Kepler, Reporter

C. Nicholas Kepler works as a Solar Broker, raising his beloved 3-year-old son, as a full-time student in the College of Psychology at California State University, Chico. Kepler is an owner and founder of Late Bloomr Vintage Boutique located at 363 East Sixth St., in Downtown Chico and holds degrees in behavioral eealth and psychology.  At a young age, he fell in love with the idea of being a reporter.

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