Sunday, August 30, 2015

Taz is such a beauty! UPDATE: Taz has been adopted!!

You can meet Taz at the Calaveras Animal
Shelter in San Andreas

Fire in West Point

UPDATE at 5:25 PM:  The fire on Centennial Mine Road is around 1/4 acre in size at this time. It is being contained at this time.

You have a "Neighbor from Hell" if... # 9

     ......  you and your husband are looking out your back window and you see first the crazy woman neighbor trespass onto your property, going under your clothesline

Motorcycle crash on I-5

   August 30, 2015 at 4:55PM:  A solo motorcycle has crashed on northbound I-5 near the Westley Rest Area in Modesto.

   An ambulance is en route to the scene. Use extra caution if in that area.

Traffic collision in Morada

   August 30, 2015 at 3:20 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Cole Drive and Ashley Lane in Morada involving a black truck and a silver SUV.

    Emergency personnel, including an ambulance are en route to the scene. The roadway is currently blocked.

Motorcycle collision on Lower Saramento Road

   August 30, 2015 at 2:30 PM:  A motorcycle collision has been reported on Lower Sacramento Road and Eight Mile Road in the Lodi area.

   Minor injuries have been indicated. The motorcycle will need to be towed.

Yellow Warbler....

At Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge

Car vs bicycle in Stockton

   August 30, 2015 at 2 PM:  A vehicle and a bicycle have collided at Alpine Ave and Wilson Way in Stockton.

   Emergency personnel, including an ambulance are en route to the scene.

Football fans run from stands

    The Friday night football game between Stagg High and Lincoln High was called off at half time due to rumors of a possible shooting, as fans ran from the stands on both sides.

   A fight had broken out and suddenly people began running out of the stands as the fear of a possible shooting spread.  Police did not find any evidence of a shooting, but they stopped the game just in case,

Head-on Crash on Hwy 4

   UPDATE:  CHP now indicates injuries are minor in this collision because it was more of a sideswipe than a direct head-on. Avoid the area while CHP clears the roadway, if possible.

Missing Folsom hiker found alive

   The Intel employee from Folsom, who went hiking with friends in the Sierra National Forest and then got lost, was missing for 9 days.

   Yesterday, she was found, after searchers heard her blowing a whistle she carried with her. She had broken bones, but did survive her ordeal.

German Shepherd on Hwy 99

   August 30, 2015 at 9:05 AM:  A German Shepherd with a collar is running in the center divide of southbound Hwy 99 at Crows Landing Road.

   Be extra cautious until CHP can get on scene and remove the dog.

Smoke check in Ebbetts Pass

   August 30, 2015 at 9 AM:  Hard to believe that anyone would dare be burning debris in Ebbetts Pass, but someone has reported smoke on Meko Drive in Arnold.

   Ebbetts Pass Fire has been dispatched to the area. If no other dispatches have been made, so the fire must be out or there was no fire.

Vehicle rollover on Hwy 49

   UPDATE:  One way traffic control is in effect while they bring the vehicle back onto the roadway.

Letter to the Editor: About Ebbetts Pass Fire board

   Dear Editor:

    My wife and I have been following articles about Ebbetts Pass Fire Board members and female clerks they hire.

Vehicle Collision in Delhi

   UPDATE:  Injuries in this collision were minor, per CHP.

Cardinals play Giants today

   The San Franisco Giants (69-60) are at home hosting the St. Louis Cardinals (83-46)  today, August 30, 2015.

   The game starts at 1 PM.

Car over the embankment

   August 30, 2015 at 6:15 AM:  A small car has reportedly gone off the road and down an embankment at Oakdale Road and Turlock Road outside of Turlock.

   An air ambulance is en route for one person who sustained major injuries in this solo vehicle collision.