Saturday, August 22, 2015

Jimmy Fallon chips tooth treating finger injury

   Hard to believe, but Jimmy Fallon used his teeth to try and open a tube of medicine for his injured finger and now he has a chipped tooth.

   He did #best summer ever to all his followers after telling everyone.

Traffic Collision on Hwy 108

    August 22, 2015 at 3:20 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 108 at Clark's Fork Road, near Dardanelle.

   Emergency personnel are en route to the scene. The roadway is blocked at this time. Be careful if in the area.

Two Chihuahuas on Hwy 99

   August 22, 2015 at 3 PM:  Two Chihuahuas are reportedly running in the lanes at Hwy 99 and Jack Tone Road in Ceres.

   CHP is en route. Be extra cautious if in that area. Cars are swerving to miss the dogs.

Traffic collision in Denair

   August 22, 2015 at 1:45 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Montpelier Road and Keyes Road in Denair.

   An ambulance and other emergency personnel are en route to the scene. Watch carefully if you are in the area.

Trailer came loose in Copperopolis

   August 22, 2015 at 1:40 PM:  A trailer came loose from its vehicle and hit 2 Caltrans maintenance signs at Hwy 4 and Horseshoe in Copperopolis.

   CHP is en route to the location. We don't believe another vehicle was involved, but it isn't yet clear.

Motrcycle or ATV crash at Spicer Reservoir

   August 22, 2015 at 1:35 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported involving a motorcycle or ATV off Hwy 4 and Spicer Reservoir.

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

Traffic collision in Acampo

   August 22, 2015 at 12:30 PM:  A vehicle reportedly crashed onto the frontage road off Hwy 99 at the Acampo Road offramp.

   An ambulance and CHP are en route to the scene.

First Friday entertainment in Murphys

   On Friday, September 4, 2015 Murphys Park will host a First Fridays event beginning at 6 PM.

   Cantamos will be the group performing.

Motorcycle collision in Riverbank

   August 22, 2015 at 12:25 PM:  A motorcycle has reportedly crashed on Oakdale Road and Claribel Road in the Riverbank area.

   Emergency personnel, including an ambulance, are responding to the scene. Avoid the area if possible.

Motorcycle hits black bear on Hwy 88

   August 22, 2015 at 12 Noon:  A motorcycle has collided with a black bear on Hwy 88 at Dufrene Road, not far from Peddlar Hill.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene for a leg injury of the motorcyclist. No details have been reported for the bear. A tow truck is required for the motorcycle.

Car vs. Bicyclist in Chinese Camp

   August 22, 2015 at 11:55 AM:  A car and a bicyclist have reportedly collided on Main Street and Hwy 120 in Chinese Camp.

   An ambulance and CHP are en route to the scene. Use extra caution if headed that way.

Vehicle vs tree in West Point

   August 22, 2015 at 11:20 AM:  A white vehicle has reportedly hit a tree at Winton Way near Hwy 26 in West Point.

   Emergency personnel are en route to the scene where the vehicle is blocking one lane. Be extra careful if you're in that area.

Traffic collision in Long Barn

   August 22, 2015 at 11:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 108 near Old Mono Road, an OHV road in the Long Barn area.

   CHP is en route to the scene. It isn't yet known if there are injuries.  Use extra caution if headed that way.

Major injury collision in Madera

   August 22, 2015 at 11:05 AM:  A traffic collision was reported as a head-on collision between a truck and a van at Avenue 9 near Road 35 in Madera.

   Major injuries resulted from this collision and there is some question of who was the driver, as it is not the one expected to be driving.  They are clearing the roadway now and towing the vehicles away.  There is also a question about plates on one of the vehicles.

Traffic Collision at Kennedy Meadows

   August 22, 2015 at 11 AM:  CHP is at the scene of a traffic collision reported at Hwy 108 and Kennedy Meadows Drive, near the resort.

   An ambulance and tow truck are en route so be extra cautious if in that area.

William David McCutcheon of San Andreas

   William David McCutcheon passed away at Mark Twain Hospital in San Andreas on August 20, 2015 of natural causes. He was 67.

   Born on September 27, 1947, he was a graduate of Calaveras High School,

Woman arrested with Firearm in Glencoe

   According to the Calaveras County Sheriff, on August 20, 2015, Samantha Jo Carlile (44) of Glencoe, was arrested at her residence on Ealay Road.

   Carlile is alleged by the Sheriff to be a Felon

Traffic Collision in Lockeford

   August 22, 2015 at 9:25 AM:  A car ran through a pasture and ended up on Jack Tone Road at Collier Road just outside Lockeford.

   CHP is en route to the scene. No other vehicles were involved. It isn't known if there are any injruies.

All National Parks are free on Tuesday

Yosemite Falls
   Tuesday, August 25, 2015 is National Parks Day and entrance fees are waived for all of them.

    Visit one close by.

Tree Down in Sutter Creek

   August 22, 2015 at 7 AM:  A tree has been reported down in the roadway on Sutter Creek Road and Pine Gulch Court in Sutter Creek.

   Use caution if in the area until a crew can get out there and remove it.

Merced Police involved in traffic collision

   UPDATE at 6:55 AM: This collision has now been cleared.