Car found over embankment at Auburn State Recreation Area

By: Journal staff report
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A compact car was found Tuesday evening that had gone over the embankment of a dirt access road in the Auburn State Recreation Area. According to authorities, the car was empty when they arrived at Gate 131, between Lincoln Way and the confluence. Brian York, fire captain with Cal Fire, said his office took the call at 6:41 p.m. At 7:23 p.m., Sgt. Jay Van Dyck of the California Highway Patrol said CHP remained on scene and arrangements were being made to tow away the abandoned car.