crash

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 ...

Miracle walkaway from Interstate 80 crash in Auburn

The driver of this car walked away after a wild ride Monday afternoon off Interstate 80 in Auburn, just west of the eastbound off-ramp to Old Town Auburn. Witnesses said the vehicl ...

Reader Input: Come clean on crash coverup

Jane Bailey’s letter to the editor (“Name all or name none,” Reader Input, Aug. 13) was right on target. I guess small-town politics is alive and well in Auburn ...

Reader Input: End secrecy regarding deadly crash

I am writing to further my letter to the Journal regarding the lack of transparency in respect to an accident that happened on April 22, 2013 in the patio of Tio Pepe restaurant (& ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Teen has court appearance in Auburn daycare sex abuse case; mural draws controversy in Auburn; horse/motorcycle crash follow-up

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Reader Input: Why hide name of SUV driver?

I am writing regarding the April 22, 2013 incident that killed a man, and injured his wife and also a family friend (“SUV drives into Old Town Auburn restaurant patio, injuri ...

Reader Input: Crashes treated very differently

Two stories appeared in the Auburn Journal of Tuesday July 9, 2013. One is “Colfax man dies in collision with cement truck on Highway 174” and the other is “Tio P ...