interstate 80

Two I-80 crash victims in fair condition

Two women ejected from vehicles in separate Interstate 80 mishaps this week were both listed Wednesday in fair condition at Sutter Roseville Medical Center. Liza Kozabovskaya, 18, ...

I-80 crash injures two

Two female passengers were thrown from a car in a crash Tuesday on Interstate 80 that witnesses say was preceded by occupants passing a bottle between cars. The crash took place at ...

Driver injured in I-80 truck rollover tumble

A Rocklin woman suffered major injuries on Interstate 80 Sunday night when she lost control of the truck she was driving and it slammed into the concrete center median. Still in ...

Fatal crash victim’s father seeks bar help in drunk-driving prevention

Instead of celebrating his daughter’s 26th birthday March 11, Tim Hauser is left to mark the anniversary of her death. Sandra Hauser had been celebrating her 25th birthday on M ...

Big rig drives off Interstate 80

The driver of a semi-truck pulling a 53-foot trailer is lucky to be alive after he lost control of his vehicle Tuesday morning, Jan. 25, on westbound Interstate 80, just past Newca ...

Colfax I-80 rock-throwing teen’s Christmas wish not granted by judge

There will be no Christmas Day out of jail for one of three former Colfax High School students convicted of assault charges stemming from an Interstate 80 overpass rock-throwing in ...

Bridge-raising project still under fire

Caltrans officials said Horseshoe Bar Road may be closed for as little as 10 days during bridge raising, which Loomis Fire says is still too long. Bridge closures of up to 60 days ...

High school students reach out to Colfax I-80 rock attack victim

Trying to make sense of a crime that left their community confused and saddened, Colfax High School students are reaching out to the motorist injured in a rock-throwing attack on I ...

Emotions high as I-80 rock, barricade-tossing case back in court

Emotions ran high outside a North Auburn courtroom Wednesday as injured victim Jose Palomera called on legal authorities to “send a message” to young people who throw debris of ...

Three youths in court on I-80 overpass rock-throwing, barrier-tossing assault charges

Three former Colfax High School football players made their first appearance in court Monday on assault charges connected to a bizarre July 26 incident when gravel, rocks and a bar ...

Family of crash victim Sandy Hauser establishing non-profit to provide rides to potential drunk drivers

Sandy Hauser’s life is over but her family is now moving forward with a plan to turn the tragedy of her death into a legacy to help others. ”Sandra’s Safe Ride Home” is th ...

Tire fire mires Interstate 80 morning commute near Applegate

Westbound Interstate 80 traffic flows near the Heather Glen exit were temporarily disrupted at about 9 a.m. because of a big-rig fire that could have been worse than it was. Drive ...

Blood-alcohol results in on wrong-way driver in double fatal I-80 crash

A wrong-way driver in a double-fatal crash Dec. 29 on Interstate 80 had a blood-alcohol of 0.20 percent, the Placer County Coroner has determined. Under state law, a driver is con ...

Meeting tonight on bridge closures

Plans by Caltrans to close Loomis bridges over Interstate 80 for several months will devastate Loomis businesses, a town official said. “Times are tough. This would really hurt ...

Memorial gathering to remember Newcastle woman killed after wrong-way I-80 drive, crash

A memorial gathering will be held Saturday in Newcastle for Sandra Hauser, who died Thursday in a single-vehicle crash after driving the wrong way on Interstate 80 in Auburn. Sand ...