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  • The kid from Santa Rosa died.  The driver was unlicensed, and had two previous arrest for driving without a license.  In a sane world, he’d be charged with homicide.  We’ll see.

    Take a look at the spot where this happened in Google Street View.  It appears to be six lanes wide.  http://goo.gl/xbjIX  Perhaps the people of Santa Rosa will reconsider having this superfreeway running through their playground.

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