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Rain creates heightened Auburn crash conditions

Rain is back in the Auburn forecast, creating slick roads and challenges for drivers on winding, narrow stretches of blacktop. While the rain was far from heavy during the day in ...

Equipment failure blamed for logging-truck crash between Auburn and Foresthill

UPDATE Two logging trucks – one with a full load of logs – crashed Monday on a serpentine section of Foresthill Road. While the crash site was an ominous debris field ...

Highway 49 crash involves five autos, injures two in North Auburn

An SUV driven by a man who reportedly lost consciousness plowed into a line of cars waiting at a North Auburn stoplight on Monday. The crash on southbound Highway 49 damaged five ...

5 suffer major injuries in Highway 49 crash in North Auburn

The drivers of two vehicles involved in a head-on crash Thursday on Highway 49 in North Auburn were hospitalized with major injuries, the California Highway Patrol said. The Highw ...

Dutch Flat cyclist dies in crash near Foresthill Bridge

A cyclist is dead, and the driver of the pickup that authorities say struck her Thursday morning on Foresthill Road near Auburn was arrested on a felony driving-under-the-influence ...

Missing Sacramento motorcyclist ID’d as crash victim

A Sacramento motorcycle rider who had been missing since April 29 has been identified by the Placer County coroner as the man whose body was found off an embankment Thursday east o ...

Motorcycle rider in critical condition after N. Auburn crash

An Auburn motorcycle rider involved in a collision last week with a bicyclist in North Auburn remained in the hospital Friday. Lee Crosby III, 46, of Auburn, was listed in critica ...

Couple: Truck was on fire before deadly Interstate 5 bus crash

ORLAND — A couple said a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened across a median, sideswiped their car and slammed into a bus carrying high school students ...

At least 9 killed when semi-truck slams into charter bus on I-5

ORLAND — A FedEx truck crossed a grassy freeway median in Northern California and slammed into a bus carrying high school students on a visit to a college. At least nine were ...