A motley assortment of commuters, including Monk and the gang, are stuck on the highway after a fatal car accident brings traffic to a dead halt. But Monk doesn't think it was any accident and his impromptu investigation irritates authorities at the scene. Written by
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This marks the first time in the series that Monk actually fires a gun since the pilot, in which Monk shoots and wounds Ian Sykes in the head (though we don't see this because it happens in the dark, after Sykes kills the power in the sewer tunnel). Since then he has only held a gun/rifle or used a water pistol. See more
When the Volkswagen is tumbling in the freeway, it stops rolling and ends up on its side. However, every shot of the Volkswagen after the accident shows the vehicle resting on its roof. See more
I play the clarinet... I played with Willie, you know, Nelson.
I played with Willie Nelson, and now I'm just waiting for Detox
Written by Larry Blackmon
, Tomi Jenkins
Performed by Korn See more