Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Plow hits parked vehicle in Dorrington

    December 29, 2015 at 11:40 AM:  A plow has hit a parked car on Shoshone Drive in Dorrington.

   CHP is en route. No injuries were reported.

Golden State Finance Authority donates $!50,000 for Butte Fire

   The Golden State Finance Authority announced December 29, 2015 that they are providing $150,000 to Calaveras County to further efforts to provide safe and sanitary
"interim" housing to individuals

Three vehicle collision in Pinecrest

  December 29, 2015 at 10:45 AM:  A three vehicle collision has been reported on Hwy 108 at Pinecrest Lake Road in Pinecrest.

   CHP and a tow truck are en route to the scene. No injuries were indicated. Be careful if in that area.

Diana Schweitze

   On December 19, 2015 Diana R. Schweitze passed away in Calaveras County.

     She was 85.

Flashing lights on Hwy 4

There were several trouble spots on Hwy 4 on the night
after Christmas!

Vehicle rollover on Hwy 120

   December 29, 2015 at 8:45 AM:  A solo vehicle has rolled over on Hwy 120 near Jacksonville Road.

   Fortunately, no injuries have been reported. A tow truck is en route to upright the car, which had 4 people inside.  Be extra cautious in the area.

Black pickup rolls into ravine in Crows Landing

   December 29, 2015 at 6:50 AM:  A black pickup truck reportedly rolled off Crows Landing Road into a ravine near Carpenter Road in Crows Landing after a collision with a Subaru.

   Emergency vehicles are en route to the area. Be cautious if headed that way.

If you snowmobile in the backcountry...

   ...you had better go prepared.

    Two men from the Diamond Springs area went snowmobiling in a remote area of Ebbetts Pass and when one of their snowmobiles became stuck, became stranded.

   After a night in the cold, they were rescued when their walkie-talkies were tracked by authorities.  They were lucky!

Car runs off road in Plymouth

   December 29, 2015 at 5:45 AM:  A car has reportedly run off Fiddletown Road near Burke Road in Plymouth.

   CHP and an ambulance have been dispatched to the scene. Use extra caution if headed in that direction.