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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 ...

Driver in deadly Florida day care crash in custody

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — The SUV driver accused of causing a car to crash into a Florida day care, killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring 14 others, most of them children, ...

Auburn man dies in car crash

An Auburn man was killed when his vehicle went off the road and hit a tree at Highway 49 and Lorenson Road in North Auburn Saturday. The black Volkswagen Jetta was traveling sout ...

Hard landing after wild ride in Auburn

(Auburn Journal photo) This SUV ended up in a parking stall between two concrete pillars after a wild ride across the Elm Avenue intersection from Auburn Ravine Road and a six-foo ...

Three injured in I-80 crash, rollover in Auburn

  A truck that reportedly stopped on Interstate 80 near the Nevada Street exit in Auburn was broadsided in a crash that sent three people to hospital today. The crash was re ...

Reader Input: Statement sought on crash

Regarding the police handling of the tragic death that occurred last April at Tio Pepe’s in Old Town Auburn (“Placer DA: No charges in fatal SUV crash into Old Town Aub ...

Motorcyclist injured after driving off the road in Colfax

A Colfax woman was airlifted Thursday afternoon to Sutter Roseville Medical Center after she went off the roadway on her motorcycle. Stacey Gould, 44, was traveling southbound on ...

Reader Input: Shine a light on fatal crash

The tragic death of one of our citizens in Old Town Auburn has now been the subject of several inquiries to the editor (“Placer D.A.: No charges in fatal SUV crash into Old T ...

Reader Input: Little dog may have caused fatal crash

I am writing to add my thoughts to the question (“Where was the little dog?,” Reader Input, Aug. 25), that Mr. (Larry) DeMates raised. What he said is exactly what I ...

Reader Input: Revoke license of driver in fatal crash

Finally! I had been eagerly waiting for the Journal to identify the driver (Claudia McCormick) who ran over the poor guy in the Tio Pepe restaurant parking lot, killing him (&ldquo ...

Placer DA: No charges in fatal SUV crash into Old Town Auburn restaurant

The driver in a crash of an SUV into an outdoor dining area of an Old Town Auburn restaurant will not be charged with a crime, the Placer County District Attorney’s Office an ...

Reader Input: Influence keeps name secret

Today there is a piece about a single vehicle accident (“Miracle walkaway from Interstate 80 crash in Auburn,” Journal, Aug. 20). The driver’s name is published ...