The California Highway Patrol has released the names of two Novato men arrested early this morning for allegedly throwing rocks onto U.S. Highway 101, injuring the driver of a large Safeway truck.Novato police arrested Schon Lara, 20, and Nickolas Pierce, 19, several hours later, according to CHP Officer Mary Ziegenbein.Around 12:20 a.m., CHP officers responded to a report that a rock struck a three-axle Safeway truck was struck in the windshield with a rock near De Long Avenue in Novato. The 54-year-old driver was hospitalized, possibly with a broken jaw, according to the CHP. Novato police spotted Lara and Pierce around 2 a.m. near Highway 101 and Rowland Boulevard, according to the CHP, and took them into custody in connection with the incident.
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