San Mateo County Times/Joshua Melvin, 5/21/12. "Driver says glare from eclipse cause South San Francisco crash."
|Rare solar eclipse, Sunday, 5/21/12, about 7:10 p.m.|
A 26-year-old San Bruno woman struck a mother and daughter at a crosswalk on Grand and Walnut avenues in South San Francisco about 7:10 p.m., police said. Her explanation? The glare from the eclipse had left the driver, whom police did not identify, unable to see for a time.
The mother didn't suffer any serious injuries, but her daughter was left with a broken right arm. Police said the driver was not charged with a crime." Read more.
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