Sunday, May 3, 2015

Another wrong-way fatal head-on collision

   A family traveling on 1-505 near Hwy 16 in Yolo County was struck head-on by a wrong way driver in the fast lane. The collision killed the wrong way driver and three of a family in the other car.

   The father, who was driving, is in good condition. CHP had seen the wrong-way driver but were unable to reach the vehicle in time. Names have not yet been released.

Car rollover at I-5 and Charter Way

   May 3, 2015 at 5 PM:  A small car went off the roadway and rolled over down the embankment at I-5 and Charter Way in Stockton.

    CHP and an ambulance are en route to the scene.  Use extra caution if in the area.

KIngbird at Bear River

Instead of guns, the animal killers should carry a camera! 

Disturbance at USFS Candyrock Shooting Range

  As usual, there was trouble reported at the USFS Candyrock Shooting Range, next to homes in Hathaway Pines on May 2, 2015.

   This time it was over a

Traffic Collision in Valley Springs

  May 3, 2015 at 1 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Mcatee Street and Baldwin Street in Valley Springs.

   CHP and an ambulance are en route to the scene. Be extra careful if in that area.

Horses loose in Angels Camp

  On May 2, 2015 the Calaveras Sheriff received two reports of two horses running on Stockton Road, running into Save-Mart's lot and running in Big Horn Mobile Home Park.

     The Sheriff's Office took no report.  Hopefully the owners caught up with them.

Historic building burglarized in Milton

  On May 2, 2015 the Calaveras Sheriff received a report that an historic building in Milton had been burglarized.

    The Sheriff's Office took a report. It isn't clear what was stolen.

Firearms stolen in West Point Burglary

  On May 3, 2015 a resident on Dorothy Way in West Point reported that someone had burglaried their home and stolen firearms.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report of the burglary.

Angels Camp Man arrested

   On May 3, 2015 Angels Camp Police arrested Mitchelle Lee Ballard (27) of Angels Camp, on Main Street at Mark Twain in Angels Camp for alleged First Degree Burglary and Conspiracy to Commit a Crime, both felonies, and for Controlled Substance Paraphernalia, Receiving Stolen Property under $950 in value and Petty Theft, misdemeanors.

   Ballard was booked into the Calaveras County Jail.

Collision in Ripon

   May 3, 2015 at 11:40 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at River Road and Wagner Road in Ripon.

   CHP, a tow truck and an ambulance are en route to the scene. Use extra caution if in that area.

Please don't send the Racist Troll!

   May 3, 2015 at 9:20 AM:  Two dogs are reportedly out running on Hwy 26 near Mokelumne HIll Elementary School.

   We hear there's a special request to PLEASE not send the racist troll and his gal thief anywhere near there. They have some nice people to handle it.

Sports Flash! Fight! Horses!

   In case you hadn't heard, Mayweather won the fight in a decision. The Pacquio people are claiming foul.

   American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby in a close race.

Big hole in pavement at Tuolumne Bridge

   May 3, 2015 at 8:30 AM:  Two vehicles reported to CHP that they hit a large hole on Hwy 99 at the 9th Street Tuolumne Bridge in Modesto and got flat tires.

   Caltrans will have to send a crew out to repair the significant hole in the pavement. Use caution if in the area.

Rollover Collision in Atwater

  May 3, 2015 at 7:15 AM:  A solo traffic collision has been reported at Atwater Jordan Road and Bert Crane Road in Atwater, where a vehicle rolled over.

   CHP is en route. The vehicle is now back on its wheels. An ambulance is also on its way to the location. Use caution if in that area.