Saturday, December 26, 2015

Collision in Mokelumne Hill

   December 26, 2015 at 4:15 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Campo Seco Turnpike in Mokelumne Hill.

   Emergency personnel are en route to the scene. Be cautious if in the area.

Another storm due in Sunday night

  According to the National Weather service, Calaveras County will be getting yet another rain and snow storm Sunday night, December 27, 2015.

   They even warn that snow could come as low as 1500' during the night or early Monday morning.

Hit and run on Hwy 4

   December 26, 2015 at 3:15 PM:  A driver reported to CHP that a car hit the side of their car and left the scene at Hwy 4 and Darby Russell Road near the Red Apple.

   CHP is en route to the area. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.

Motorcycle down in Lodi

   December 26, 2015 at 2:45 PM:  A motorcycle is down on Hwy 99 and Hwy 12 in Lodi, after colliding with anther vehicle.

  Emergency personnel are en route to the scene. Use extra caution if in the area, as lanes are blocked.

Tourists sledding in roadway

   December 26, 2015 at 2:10 PM:   CHP has been dispatched to Mi-Wuk Village at Chief Fuller Drive and Pela Road, where people are sledding in the roadway.

   Be careful if in that area, to watch for children.

Vehicles blocking Hwy 4 in Arnold

   December 26, 2015 at 2 PM:  10 to 15 cars have been reported partially pulled over to play in the snow on Hwy 4 at Arnold Byway in Arnold.

   CHP has been notified to try and clear them off the roadway.  Be extra careful if headed in that direction.

Illegal shooting reported in Calaveras County

    On December 24, 2015 illegal shooting was reported on Burson Road in Burson, on Chile Camp Road in Campo Seco, on Golden West Court in Valley Springs and on Augusta Court in Valley Springs.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report of the incidents.

Burglary in San Andreas

   On December 24, 2015 a burglary was reported on Gold Court in San Andreas with items missing.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report, possibly due to them filing an online report.

Red Apple Snow Park open?

   We just drove by the Red Apple on Hwy 4 and there is a line of cars parked along the side of the roadway, so drive carefully through that area.

   Children (and parents) are dragging their sleds up the slight incline and sliding down between the apple trees.  Apparently management and owners have ok'd this activity.

PIckup over the bank in Pioneer

   December 26, 2015 at 11:15 AM:  A pickup has been reported over the bank off Hwy 88 at Silver Drive in Pioneer.

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

Over the Snow "OSV" vehicle meetingl

   The Stanislaus National Forest will be hosting a public workshop regarding Over the Snow Vehicle (OSV) use on January 25, 2015.

   As the Forest advances with

Chain control in Arnold

  December 26, 2015 at 5:10 AM:  Caltran has chain controls in effect on Hwy 4 in Arnold this morning.

   Be careful out there, as roads are icy throughout the county.

Hwy 108 blocked with chaining up

   December 26, 2015 at 9;25 AM:   CHP is en route to the area of Hwy 108 and Twain Harte Drive where people are trying to chain up without leaving the roadway.

   Use extra caution if headed that way.