Sunday, December 31, 2023

Overturned vehicle on Hwy 12

    December 31, 2023 at 10 AM:  A solo vehicle lost control on a turn on Hwy 12 at Camanche Parkway and overturned.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

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49ers in Washington DC

  UPDATE:  SF 27 WA 10 with 10 minutes left in Q4.  FINAL!!!

Saturday, December 30, 2023

Collision in Blue Lake Springs

    December 30, 2023 at 12:45 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Meadow Drive at Cypress Point Drive in Blue Lake Springs.

   A pickup went down the embankment and someone was apparently lying on the ground and is being exported by helicopter to a hospital.

Chains required on Hwy 4

    December 30, 2023 at 9:40 AM:  Caltrans is requiring chains on Hwy 4 at Cottage Springs this morning.

   It is snowing in Bear Valley.

Friday, December 29, 2023

Tree trimmer vs fire hydrant

   December 29, 2023 at 1:20 PM:  A tree trimmer has reportedly backed into a fire hydrant on Hwy 4 at Anrey Court in Murphys.

    Calfire and CCWD are responding to the scene. 

Traffic crash in Valley Springs

    December 29, 2023 at 11:30 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Nove Way in Valley Springs.

    No injuries have been indicated. 

Hwy 4 clear

    December 29, 2023 at 8 AM:  Caltrans has no chain requirements for Hwy 4 this morning.

    That isn't likely to last through tonite, though, with a storm headed our way.

Thursday, December 28, 2023

Pickup hits snowbank

    December 28, 2023 at 10:45 AM:  A pickup has reportedly spun out and crashed into a snowbank near Tamarack Lodge on Hwy 4.

   CHP is en route to the scene.


Chains required on Hwy 4

    December 28, 2023 at 8 AM:  Caltrans is requiring chains on Hwy 4 at Tamarack this morning.

    Looks like Bear Valley got about an inch of fresh snow last night. Drive carefully.

Tuesday, December 26, 2023

A quote from Edgar Allan Poe

    " All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of

Jackknifed truck on Hwy 49

    December 26, 2023 at 9:10 AM:  A big rig has jackknifed on Hwy 49 in the Tuttletown area.

   CHP is at the scene. They are waiting for a big rig tow.

Cow out on Six Mile Road

    December 26, 2023 at 9:05 AM:  A cow is out on Six Mile Road near Scott Street in Murphys.

   Be extra cautious until the owner can be notified and CHP can clear the roadway.

Overturned vehicle in Glencoe

    December 26, 2023 at 9 AM:  A vehicle is reportedly overturned on Hwy 26 at Lower Dorray Road in Glencoe.

   An ambulance and tow truck are responding to the scene.

Friday, December 22, 2023

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Cow out on Hwy 49

    December 22, 2023 at 8:40 AM:  A cow has been reported out on Hwy 49 near Centennial in Angels Camp.

   Be extra cautious until CHP can notify the owner and clear the roadway.

Wednesday, December 20, 2023

Collision in Mountain Ranch

    December 20, 2023 at 11:25 AM:  A collision has been reported on Mountain Ranch Road at Rocky Road in Mountain Ranch.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries. A tow truck is responding.

Fire in Murphys

    UPDATE:  Fire now under control.

Sunday, December 17, 2023

49ers in Arizona

   UPDATE:  Niners came back to

SUV down embankment

    December 17, 2023 at 11:10 AM:  An SUV has reportedly run off Hwy 4 and down the embankment at Telegraph in Copperopolis.

   It isn't yet known if there are injuries, but one person has apparently been holding their side.

Fire in Sonora

    UPDATE:  Fire is 2 acres in size.

Saturday, December 16, 2023

Car vs embankment near Don Pedro

    December 16, 2023 at 4:35 PM:  A car has reportedly struck an embankment off Hwy 49 near Don Pedro Reservoir.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Collision on Hwy 26

    December 16, 2023 at 4 PM:  A pickup and an off road vehicle have reportedly collided on Hwy 26 at Jojoba Road in Mokelumne Hill.

    It isn't yet known if there are injuries. 

Cows on Hwy 4

    December 16, 2023 at 2:25 PM:  Two cows are reportedly on Hwy 4 at Ansil Davis Road in Douglas Flat.

   Be extra cautious until the owners can be located and the roadway cleared.

Car vs mountain on Hwy 49

    December 16, 2023 at 11:40 AM:  A car has reportedly left Hwy 49 and collided with the mountain in Sonora.

   No injuries have been indicated, but it is blocking the roadway. 

Collision in Jamestown

    December 16, 2023 at 8:45 AM:  A car has rolled over at J59 and Green Springs Road in the Jamestown area.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene.

Thursday, December 14, 2023

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Traffic collision in Valley Springs

    December 14, 2023 at 9:30 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Nove Way in Valley Springs.

   No injuries have been indicated.

Car through fence in Copperopolis

    December 14, 2023 at 8:55 AM:  A car has reportedly left Copper Cove Drive at Quail Hill Road and gone through a fence.

   No injuries have been indicated. A tow truck is responding. 

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Sunday, December 10, 2023

49ers at home today

    December 10, 2023:  The SF 49ers (9-3) are at home in Santa Clara today to play the Seahawks (6-6).

    The game is scheduled for 1:25 PM.

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

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Storm headed our way

    December 6, 2023 at 8:15 AM:  The radar looks like a pretty good storm is headed our direction later today.

   Might even get some snow at 4000'.  

Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Collision on Sheep Ranch

    December 5, 2023 at 2:15 PM:  A collision has been reported and a trailer overturned on Sheep Ranch Road at Gold Mountain Road.

   It isn't known if there are injuries.

Trailer fire in Fiddletown

    December 5, 2023 at 1:40 PM:  A trailer fire has been reported on Fiddletown Road in Fiddletown.

   Calfire has been dispatched to the scene. It is now off the roadway.

Car runs off Hwy 108

   Car went over some large boulders and will be

Friday, December 1, 2023

Missing hiker found

     On November 30, 2023 around 9 AM the body of Ann Herford was located by deputies on a steep slope north of San Antonio Creek.  This is not within the Rim Trail System.

   There will be an investigation, but at this time no foul play is considered.