accident

Glamour magazines scattered on I-80 after big-rig crash

October issues of Glamour magazine were spilled onto Interstate 80 in Rocklin Thursday morning after two big rig trucks collided. Approximately 1 a.m. Thursday, an unmarked big r ...

Skateboard-auto crash victim, 19, remembered as inspiration to others

Nick Brown, an avid skateboarder who became a friend to many during the short time he was in Auburn, was remembered with tears, flowers and a roadside marker in the shape of a cros ...

Woman killed by vehicles ID’d

On Wednesday, the Placer County Sheriff’s Coroner’s Unit identified the woman who was struck and killed by several vehicles on Interstate 80 last week. The woman, identified ...

Woman killed by big rig in Roseville

An unidentified woman walking on Interstate 80 was struck and killed by a big rig Wednesday. The woman was walking in the number three lane on Interstate 80, just east of Douglas ...

Sierra College trustee in serious condition after car crash

Sierra College Trustee Elaine Rowen Reynoso is in serious condition after a car crash Sunday. According to the Associated Press, Rowen Reynoso, her husband former state Supreme C ...

Non-resident accident fee when Placer Fire rolls wins supes support

Placer County Fire will start billing insurers by July for auto-crash call-outs caused by out-of-area drivers. The Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 in support of a plan that is expe ...

Rocklin girl remains in ICU after sledding accident

What started as a family snow day, turned terribly wrong for the Jones family of Rocklin. On March 27, the family of four made their way to the Lake Tahoe area for sledding. “ ...

Bless all who helped driver

All you good people who stopped on Highway 193 (Journal, March 16) on March 15 at 7:30 a.m., called emergency services, gave eyewitness accounts to Officer David Martinez regarding ...

Witnesses to crash sought

My daughter was in a pretty bad accident on March 9 between 9:45 and 10 a.m. at the intersection of Cirby Road and Melody Lane in Roseville. Please, if anyone saw the accident, p ...

Blessed to be living in Newcastle

On Jan. 20 I was involved in a freak accident on Highway 193 in Newcastle. On that very windy, rainy day a chunk of tree trunk blew down on my Mini Cooper just as I was passing by. ...

Arrest made in I-80 hit and run

An Antelope man faces vehicular manslaughter and hit and run charges after his vehicle allegedly struck and killed a Grass Valley woman on Interstate 80 at Atlantic Street Thursday ...

Driver shoots out window to survive accident

A Roseville man used quick thinking to survive a Sunday morning accident that left his car submerged in an Industrial Avenue creek. The unidentified 28-year-old man, an armed secur ...

Fog not a factor in I-80 Newcastle double fatal: CHP

The California Highway Patrol has ruled out fog as a factor in a collision on Interstate 80 at Newcastle that left two people dead. Conditions were foggy at the time of the 3:30 a. ...

Colfax woman out of hospital after run-in with deer, car crash

A Colfax woman injured Monday after swerving on Interstate 80 to avoid a deer was discharged from hospital, a Sutter Health spokesman said Thursday. Robyn Berkler, 42, was taken b ...

Driver walks away from Highway 49 crash in canyon near Auburn

A crippled SUV is removed by tow truck from Highway 49 after it fishtailed coming up the canyon near Auburn just before 8 a.m. Wednesday. The driver and lone occupant of the truck ...