interstate 80

Hard work, short day for I-80 chain installers

For anyone bold – or stupid enough – to drive high into the Sierra on Wednesday, the chain installers were waiting in blizzard-like conditions to move them along. Installers l ...

Fog not a factor in I-80 Newcastle double fatal: CHP

The California Highway Patrol has ruled out fog as a factor in a collision on Interstate 80 at Newcastle that left two people dead. Conditions were foggy at the time of the 3:30 a. ...

2nd fatality in Newcastle-I-80 wrong-way crash ID'd

A female driver killed in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 80 at Newcastle was identified today by the Placer County Coroner's Office. Identification and contact of next of kin was ...

Wrong-way driver blamed for double-fatal I-80 crash at Newcastle

Two people are dead after a two-car crash early today on Interstate 80 at Newcastle that the California Highway Patrol is blaming on a wrong-way driver. The wrong-way driver has be ...

Colfax woman still hospitalized after run-in with deer on I-80, car crash

A Colfax woman injured Monday after swerving on Interstate 80 to avoid a deer was listed in critical condition Tuesday. Robyn Berkler, 42, was taken by ambulance to Sutter Rosevil ...

Colfax driver suffers major injuries after swerving to avoid deer on I-80

A Colfax woman suffered major injuries Monday when her car was broadsided after swerving to avoid a deer on Interstate 80. Officer David Martinez of the Auburn California Highway ...

Interstate 80 detour near Colfax still on

Nightly westbound Interstate 80 closures just east of Colfax will continue until late October. With the cost savings of the Gold Run III project, Caltrans has also announced it wi ...

Miracle motorcycle crash survivor on I-80 in Auburn credits gear, training

John Barnes was beginning to think that he would never have an accident on his motorcycle. That was until he traveled through Auburn last week. After close to 300,000 miles on tw ...

Auburn I-80 Harley cruiser crash injures 2

Two riders were injured when the motorcycle they were on went out of control Tuesday evening and crashed at the side of Interstate 80 in Auburn. A witness, who was also driving on ...

Wal-Mart big rig, 2 pickups pile up on Interstate 80 in Auburn

A pickup spun out on Interstate 80 Friday, bouncing off a Wal-Mart big rig, a center divider and another truck in a noon-hour accident that slowed westbound traffic through Auburn. ...