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Stroke of luck saves Auburn golf pro in rainstorm rollover

An Auburn driver is lucky to be alive after his SUV slid off rain-slickened Highway 193 in Newcastle Wednesday morning and flipped over. The accident was one of several incidents, ...

Worker with Auburn lighting business crushed to death outside Staples

An employee of Auburn’s Century Lighting & Electric was crushed to death Wednesday installing light bulbs from a boom truck in Sacramento. Zeke Odom, 40, died while working alon ...

Auburn man in serious condition facing pending DUI charge after accident

An Auburn man is in serious condition after hitting a pickup truck with his motorcycle. Tanner Webb, 32, was allegedly riding an off-road motorcycle on the sidewalk against the fl ...

Two injured in Bell Road crash

An accident at about 6 p.m. blocked the roadway for a while at Bell Road and eastbound Interstate 80 in Auburn Tuesday. According to the CHP traffic incident website, the crash in ...

Boy, 11 injured in bank parking lot collision with vehicle

A child was injured today in a collision with a vehicle in a bank parking lot off Highway 49 in North Auburn. The accident occurred near Bell Road in the Wells Fargo Bank parking ...

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 ...