Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Chain control on Hwy 4

   January 5, 2016 at 11 AM:  Chains are now required on Hwy 4 east of Arnold in Calaveras County.


Collision on Murphys Grade Road

    January 5, 2016 at 10:35 AM:  CHP received a report that a vehicle had hit and killed a deer on Murphys Grade Road at Upper French Gulch Road in Murphys and ran.

   CHP is en route to the scene, where the deer is in the roadway.  There are a lot of deer on Murphys Grade Road, where they cross to get to the creek. Slow down and get deer warning whistles!!

Traffic collision on Hwy 49 at Melones

   January 5, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  CHP was just seen flying through Angels Camp, headed to a reported collision at Melones Lake on Hwy 49.

   One car is around 200' down an embankment. Only minor injuries have been indicated, but use caution if in that area.