Monday, March 28, 2016

Car runs off Hwy 108

   March 28, 2016 at 4 PM:  A car ran off Hwy 108 near Soulsbyville Road in Soulsbyville it was reported.

   Two CHP are en route to the scene. An ambulance is also responding.

Possible DUI traffic collision

   March 28, 2016 at 3:25 PM:   After a collision at Hatch Road and Jim Way in the Modesto area, CHP had to search for a vehicle that had left the scene.

   It was suggested that the driver may have been drinking. CHP located the vehicle and are attempting to identify the driver. A tow truck and ambulance responded to the scene.

Running red light caused collision??

   March 28, 2016 at 2:40 PM:  One witness said one car red light which caused a traffic collision at Pelandale Avenue and Sisk Road in Modesto.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene. Be careful if in the area. 

In Ebbetts Pass, a man can threaten the President of the United States.....

   Yes! It's true! A man who actually brags about his racist hatred for our President was witnessed by many standing up, holding his fingers as guns and aiming at the television that was on, saying "Shoot

Goats on the roadway in Riverbank

   March 28, 2016 at 2:40 PM:  10 goats have been reported on Minniear Avenue and Claus Road in Riverbank.

   CHP is en route. Be cautious if headed that way.

Hazard on Pardee Dam Road

  March 28, 2016 at 2:30 PM:  A traffic hazard of some type has been reported on Pardee Dam Road at Pardee.

    The hazard has not yet been identified by CHP, so be cautious if in that area.

Hit and Run in Copperopolis

   March 28, 2016 at 2:15PM:  A hit and run collision has been reported on Little John Road at Reeds Turnpike in Copperopolis.

  A witness got plate information and CHP is apparently going to Murphys to try and track it down. 

Batman VS. Superman tops box office

   Despite reviews that were not so good, the new Batman vs. Superman movie brought in the top box office draw over the Easter weekend.

   The total is around $170 million. Not so bad! In fact, it was the 6th best opening of all time.

Cast call for The Voice in Sacramento

   It will be first-come, first-served at the cast call at Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento on April 1, 2016 for The Voice. Only serious singers encouraged.

   You must be at least 15 years old and available for the entire day, as initial audition. A capella only, no accompaniment and you get 60 seconds. Entire rules can be found at

Box truck runs off Mountain Ranch Road

  UPDATE at 10:30 AM:  At least one lane will be blocked on Mountain Ranch Road while a tow recovers the box truck, so be careful if headed that way.

New grandson for Donald Trump

  Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka gave birth to her third child over the weekend; a boy named Theodore James.

    Theodore is Donald Trumps' eighth grandchild.

Tow truck collides with Nissan

   March 28, 2016 at 8:30 AM:  A tow truck pulling a white pickup has collided with a dark colored Nissan on Claribel in Modesto.

   An ambulance and another tow truck are en route to the scene. Be careful if in that area.

Jack Garamendi for Calaveras Supervisor in District 2

Jack Garamendi is running for Supervisor
in District 2 taking Chris Wright's place. 

Looks like everyone is back to work...

   With all the traffic collisions this morning, its obvious that most everyone is headed back to work after a few days or even a week off.

   Drive carefully, slow down and don't allow yourself to get distracted.

Black Honda overturns on Hwy 99

  UPDATE at 9:15 AM:  Traffic backed up and a 2nd tow truck is needed at the scene. One tow truck is stuck in traffic. The injured person has been taken to

Roadwork planned on Hwy 4

   Caltrans has work scheduled on Hwy 4 between Arnold and Upper Moran Road this week, March 28 - 30, 2016, barring weather.

   One way traffic will be in effect during most of the day. Be cautious as you approach that area.

Man sitting on Hwy 49

   March 28, 2016 at 8:20 AM:  A man has been reported sitting on Hwy 49 near Cosgrove Road outside Angels Camp.

   CHP is en route to the scene. Watch carefully until an officer can remove him.

Collision in Vernalis

   March 28, 2016 at 8:15 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 132 and McCracken Road in Vernalis.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene, along with a tow truck. Be extra cautious if in the area.

Modesto City work truck in collision

   March 28, 2016 at 7:05 AM:  A Modesto City work truck was reportedly involved in a collision at Hatch Road and Hwy 99.

   It is not blocking the roadway and there are no injuries indicated. CHP is at the scene.