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Highway Patrol officer injured in Highway 49 crash

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured after his patrol car was struck from behind Monday at an intersection south of Grass Valley. The driver of the other vehicle was tr ...

Five-car crash on Hwy. 49 yields few injuries

First responders attended to the driver of a silver Toyota Matrix involved in a five-car crash on Highway 49 between Elm and Palm avenues at around 3 p.m. Thursday. One patient was ...

Another crash at North Auburn roadside tribute to dead teens

A driver who said she was distracted by a roadside tribute to two teens struck and killed April 3 on the side of Highway 49 was shaken but uninjured after her car crashed into a tr ...

Auburn man who died in Highway 49 crash remembered

“No one should lose their kids.” Brian Guthrie’s son, Wes, died Thursday in a crash that he was still trying to fathom as he spoke Friday of a loss that  str ...

Crash video highlights Auburn neighborhood concerns about high school drivers

The video starts with an empty street on a rainy day. It’s Auburn’s Finley Street. It’s about 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, just as Placer High students who have driven off ...

Finley Street Crash

Car crash comes dangerously close to Cottage Hill schoolchildren

Half a dozen Cottage Hill School students were hit with small bits of debris but uninjured as a car crashed through their school fence dangerously near them. The crash took place ...

Four-year prison sentence in Foresthill Road bike-death case

The driver of a pickup that struck and killed a cyclist on Foresthill Road July 3, 2014, has been sentenced to four years in prison. David Lee Correa, 39, of Foresthill, was sente ...

Parolee-at-large’s Weimar I-80 car crash leads to power outage

A fleeing parolee who authorities say was involved in a domestic disturbance crashed his SUV off Interstate 80 in Weimar on Thursday, damaging a power pole and causing an electrica ...

Georgetown man jailed after fatal crash

A Georgetown man was behind bars Monday after a weekend crash that resulted in the death of a passenger and his arrest on what the California Highway Patrol is saying are alcohol-r ...

Motorcycle rider dead in I-80 crash at Applegate

A 53-year-old Vacaville man was killed after the Harley-Davidson he was riding left Interstate 80 and crashed. Witnesses told California Highway Patrol investigators that they saw ...

Crash kills Greenwood driver in Pilot Hill

The 79-year-old driver of a pickup was killed after the vehicle slid off Salmon Falls Road in Pilot Hill and crashed. According to the Highway Patrol report, the crash took place ...

Out of control on Foresthill Road

AUBURN JOURNAL PHOTO This pickup rests on its side along Foresthill Road, about three miles east of Auburn, after the driver lost control and it veered out of its eastbound lane, ...

One person dead in single-vehicle rollover crash in Auburn

 A male occupant was declared dead at the scene of a single vehicle rollover crash on Lincoln Way in Auburn Friday night. Two other people believed to be connected to the in ...

Memorial fund set up for family of Highway 49 crash victim

Michael A. Kaspar is being remembered as a man with an infectious smile who died too soon. Kaspar, 57, was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 49 in the Lake of the Pines are ...