On person is dead and traffic is blocked in both directions on Highway 41 between Morro Bay and Atascadero after a car hit a telephone pole near the Del Prado Ranch just before 9 a.m.
Crews report that traffic is backing up on a blind curve near mile marker 5, so drivers in the area should be cautious.
Check SanLuisObispo.com through the morning for updates on this accident.
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