FIELDS LANDING- A man is taken to Saint Joseph Hospital following a traffic collision near Fields Landing.
The accident happened on Highway 101 north of the northbound Fields Landing exit before 9 p.m. on Wednesday. Fire officials say an elderly man was driving his pickup truck and collided with a backhoe that was working on a Caltrans repaving project on Highway 101. The man had minor injuries and no one was in the backhoe during the collision. The cause of the crash is under investigation.