CHP - Susanville has updated chain control areas on Saturday

SUSANVILLE, Calif. - CHP - Susanville posted a chain control update on Facebook Saturday morning. The following areas will be subject to chain control:. SR-44 is R2 from Bogard to eight miles west of Bogard. SR-139 is R2 from two miles north of Susanville to 13 miles south of Adin.
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One dead, one recovering after crash in Reedley: CHP

REEDLEY, Calif. ( ) – A 20-year-old man is dead following a car crash in Reedley Sunday morning, and his passenger is recovering in the hospital. The California Highway Patrol responded to a report of a single-vehicle collision on Manning Avenue, west of Kings River Road, around 9:40 a.m.

Fiery crash on HWY 99 leaves woman dead, man arrested: CHP

FRESNO, Calif. ( ) – A driver suspected of being under the influence of alcohol is accused of colliding with a car on Highway 99, resulting in a fiery crash that killed the other driver, according to the California Highway Patrol. The CHP says its dispatch center received a...
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Big Rig Driver Killed in Hit-And-Run Crash on I-880 in Oakland: CHP

The CHP is investigating a fiery and deadly crash that happened on an Oakland freeway early Saturday morning. The incident occurred at around 1 a.m. on southbound Interstate 880 near the Broadway off-ramp. The CHP said two cars were racing down the highway, when one of them hit a big...

Sunday Links: CHP Arrests Man Wandering On Oakland Freeway, Seize Load of Fentanyl

In the second instance of a man reportedly walking on an East Bay freeway brandishing a gun in the last week, CHP arrested a man on I-580 near the 980 interchange in Oakland last Tuesday who was walking around in traffic, clearly very high on drugs. His vehicle, running with its door open, was then found to have over a kilo of rainbow-colored fentanyl in it, along with a bunch of cash. [KRON4 / Facebook]

Laton man dead after crashing, flipping Corvette: CHP

LATON, Calif. ( ) – A suspected DUI driver has died after crashing his luxury sports car in the town of Laton early Sunday morning. The California Highway Patrol says its officers were notified of a single-vehicle crash in the area of Mt. Whitney and Fatima Avenues around 3:20 a.m.

Driving too fast down slippery roads don’t mix, says CHP

The California Highway Patrol has a message for drivers as they make their way toward the snow: “No Zoomy-zoom on the slicky-slick!”. From the looks of it, it seems the car was driving too fast down slippery roads and wound up in a ditch. The driver, CHP says, was...
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One person found dead in Truckee house fire

TRUCKEE, Calif. — One person was found dead in a house fire on Dec. 1, in the Pla-Vada Woodlands subdivision. There were not other known occupants in the building at the time. Due to the condition of the decedent, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office – Coroners Division is working to confirm the identity.
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Storm Damage Closes Highway 1 South of Big Sur

Caltrans says moderate and widespread storm damage has closed Highway 1 in both directions, from 2.5 miles south of Big Sur at Fuller's Point to Ragged Point in San Luis Obispo County. The closure originally went into effect Saturday afternoon at the request of CHP after reports of rockslides and...

CHP deactivates silver alert for San Joaquin, Los Angeles Counties

STOCKTON, Calif. — The silver alert has been deactivated and Warren Brown was found. Original story: The California Highway Patrol has issued a silver alert for San Joaquin and Los Angeles Counties in their search for an at-risk, missing 66-year-old man. Authorities are looking for Warren Brown, 66, who...