Turkey Vulture goes through windshield of car on Cuesta Grade

A Turkey Vulture crashed through the window of a vehicle on the Cuesta Grade today, spraying glass on both occupants.

The incident happened at 9:16 a.m., according to the CHP Web site. The driver of a blue Chevy Trailblazer was heading north on Highway 101 and reached the base of the grade when the large bird came through the windshield.

An ambulance responded to the scene, but any injuries appeared to be minor. A tow truck removed the vehicle.

-Larissa Doust

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