Interstate 80

Massive I-80 project ends with smooth Placer road to Tahoe

A massive road-smoothing project that spans 90 miles of Interstate 80 from Auburn to the Nevada state line and cost $821 million is now complete. Caltrans’ District 3 office ...

Rollover accident on I-80 ends in fatality

An 18-year-old Reno man involved in a rollover traffic collision Saturday morning on Interstate 80 near Kingvale died at the scene, according to the California Highway Patrol. A w ...

Sinkhole snarls traffic on I-80 near Truckee

A sinkhole in the center median of Interstate 80 near Donner Pass Road in Truckee closed the No. 1 lanes in both directions early Friday morning, causing traffic delays. Caltrans ...

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 ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: American Fire smoke to hang around longer; Relay for Life this weekend; Newcastle Fire District can’t protect the kids and Placer cross country

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’ ...

Vehicle collides with parked big rig

A three-vehicle accident involving a small sedan, a van and a semi truck held up eastbound traffic for close to an hour on Interstate 80 Thursday morning, causing no fatalities but ...

Sierra landslide forces I-80 to close near California-Nevada state line

  TRUCKEE (AP) — Interstate 80 has been closed in both directions near the California-Nevada state line after flash flooding from Sierra thunderstorms sent rock ...

Fire strikes Downtown Auburn again

The second fire in a week broke out Monday afternoon on vacant property near the Pacific Gas & Electric substation at Landis Circle and Elm Avenue in Downtown Auburn. The fire ...

I-80 wrong-way driver arrested for DUI

A 53-year-old woman from Fair Oaks “amazingly” survived a head-on collision early Friday morning after she drove the wrong way on eastbound Interstate 80 east of Dutch ...

No. 3 lane on eastbound I-80 open

The California Highway Patrol's Sigalert for the right lane (No.3) of eastbound Interstate 80 near the Newcastle Road exit after a series of small grass fires started next ...