Sunday, December 21, 2014

"Hobbit" gets top box office

   In it's first weekend, "The Hobbit" movie took in over $90 million, making it the top in the box office draw.   Not bad.

Auburn man shoot-out with Police

   Apparently a man in his 50's who has not yet been identified, started shooting a Sheriff's deputies who came to his home just off Hwy 49 in the Auburn area around 10.45 AM.

   The house began burning around 3 hours later. Nearly 100 rounds were exchanged between the officers and the man barricaded inside his home.  The man was found and pronounced dead around 3 PM. 

   The cause of death has not been released, nor the reason for the shoot-out according to Placer County Sheriffs deputies.

Rollover on Hwy 99 in Modesto

   December 21, 2014 at 3:30 PM:  A blue vehicle reportedly rolled over several times after being hit by a white vehicle on Hwy 99 at Briggsmore in Modesto.

  An ambulance was dispatched, but fortunately injuries were only minor.


Cows out on Hwy 26

   December 21, 2014 at 12:05 PM:  Cows have been reported out on the Hwy 26 between Moke HIll and Glencoe.

   Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

White Toyota hits tree

   December 21, 2014 at 12 PM:  CHP was called to the scene of a white Toyota that had hit a tree and was out in a field off Hwy 49 near a creek just outside Plymouth.

   When CHP arrived it appeared the vehicle had been abandoned. A tow truck has been dispatched for the car.

Raiders vs Bills today

 The Oakland Raiders play the Buffalo Bills today at 1:25 PM on CBS.  Looks like northern California is out of any playoff hoped.

    The 49ers lost again yesterday to the San Diego Chargers in overtime.  The Niners scored 35 points, but it wasn't enough.

Chasing horse in Patterson

   December 21, 2014 at 10:15 AM:  We just saw a report that there is a couple out chasing a brown horse at River Road and Grayson Road in Patterson.

   Use caution if in that area. CHP is en route to the scene.

A day for Cows

   December 21, 2014 at 10 AM:  This must be the day of escaping cows. There is now a brown cow out on the roadway at Copper Cove and Cheyenne in Copperopolis.

  Use extra caution if headed for that area.

Two injured in San Luis Reservoir rollover

   December 21, 2014 at 8 AM:  Two people were injured when their Toyota rolled over at Dinosaur Point on Upper Cottonwood near San Luis Reservoir.

   CHP is at the scene. Injuries appear to be minor at this time.

Deer on Hwy 88

   December 21, 2014 at 7:25 AM:  A car hit a deer at Hwy 88 and Wood Road in Pioneer and the deer is still in one of the lanes.

   CHP has been sent to the scene. Use extra caution in headed for that area.