Sunday, June 19, 2016

27-year-old Star Trek actor killed by own car

   Anton Yelchin, the 27 year old who played Chekov in the new Star Trek movies was killed today when he was run over by his own car in his driveway. 

   Yelchin apparently did not realize the brakes were not on when he walked behind the car and it began rolling backwards, pinning him to a fence and cement mailbox.

NBA Championship game today

   The Warriors are at home in Oakland today for the final game in the NBA playoffs vs. the Cavaliers.

     The game starts at 5 PM. Go get em, Warriors!!

Trash dumping leads to hit and run collision

   June 19, 2016 at 2:10 PM:  When a person confronted someone who was dumping trash on their property on Tuolumne Road in Tuolumne, the driver hit their car and fled the scene.

   CHP is en route. No injuries are indicated.

Major injury collision in Stockton

   June 19, 2016 at 2 PM:  A collision was reported at Wilson Way and Newton Road, just of Hwy 99 in Stockton.

   A car hit a tree and is smoking.  An ambulance is en route to the scene due to major head injuries. Four CHP are at the scene.

Bicyclist involved in collision

   UPDATE:  Per CHP cyclist suffered only minor injuries.

Jeep and Toyota collide in Twain Harte

  June 19, 2016 at 12:25 PM:  A Jeep and a Toyota have reportedly collided on Hwy 108 at Twain Harte Drive in Twain Harte.

   The roadway is partially blocked. No injuries have been indicated. Be extra cautious if head that way.

Fire in Coulterville

   June 19, 2016 at 11:20 AM:  A fire has been reported on Hwy 49 at Black Creek Road in Coulterville.

   Cal Fire is responding to the area.  Be cautious if headed in that direction.

Dear Editor: Black Bart Playhouse a disaster???

    Dear Editor:

      I recently saw part of in interview on one of the local channels with a guy named Taylor and the Black Bart Playhouse manager (I think)

Disturbance in Valley Springs

  On June 18, 2016 a shopper on Mockingbird Hill in Valley Springs reported that another shopper intentionally collided with her shopping cart and that verbal threats ensued.

   The Calaveras Sheriff's Office responded and counseled both parties. No report was taken of the incident.

Battery in Burson

   On June 18, 2016 a battery was reported on Brandy Lane in Burson.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report of a physical altercation at that location.

Burglary in Arnold

    On June 18, 2016 a resident on Maple Street in Arnold reported a burglary with a room broken into and tools stolen.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took a report.

Baptist pastor draws protestsi

   A Baptist pastor in Sacramento is drawing protesters to the front of his church, due to his statements about gays needing to be killed and that not enough were killed in Orlando.

   He quoted scripture to back his belief up somewhere in Leviticus.  Who really wrote that bible anyway??

Happy Father's Day to REAL men

,,,and on time.