Explosion snarls 101 traffic

The Chesebro Road freeway access in Agoura Hills was shut down for more than three hours July 1 while sheriff’s bomb squad units investigated what was reported to be a “suspicious device” on the overpass.
An off-duty deputy driving east on the 101 Freeway witnessed a small explosion and made the exit onto Chesebro to investigate. The device was believed to be fireworks.
Access to the bridge overpass was closed down in all directions.
The sheriff’s department arson and explosives experts rendered...

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