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CLIFF RESCUE

VIDEO: Hiker Falls Down Sea Cliff, Rescued By CHP Helicopter

Video from a California Highway Patrol helicopter shows the daring rescue of a hiker after a 70-foot fall down a Bay Area cliff.

03/01/2015

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Motorcyclist Killed In South Sacramento Crash

California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident in south Sacramento Friday morning.

02/27/2015

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Tow Truck Driver’s Widow Pleads For Driver Who Killed Him To Come Forward

Jamie Bower’s voice cracked as she tried talking about her husband Michael in the past tense. The loss has been so traumatic, she says she still can’t bring herself to tell their 3-year-old daughter.

02/24/2015

Photo credit: Getty Images/ Joe Klamar

CHP Searching For Big Rig Driver In Death Of Tow Truck Driver On Highway 50

The California Highway Patrol is searching for a big rig that may have hit the tow truck driver, who was outside of his vehicle on westbound Highway 50. Officers say the big rig driver may not have known they hit the tow truck driver as it appears they were struck by a trailer.

02/23/2015

File photo of the California Highway Patrol (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Helicopter Being Towed By Truck Tumbles Into Freeway Traffic

A helicopter being towed behind a truck struck a freeway overpass and tumbled off its trailer into the roadway, hitting at least two vehicles in Southern California.

02/23/2015

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Man Hit, Killed On Highway 99 Near Florin Road

The body of a man was found on Highway 99 Saturday morning.

02/21/2015

Family says 80-year-old woman was prematurely declared dead and died inside a hospital morgue freezer. (Getty Images)

Man Convicted Of Shooting Officers In Nevada County

A Northern California man has been convicted of assaulting a federal ranger and a California Highway Patrolman during a shootout near a remote campground last summer.

02/11/2015

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Officers Open Fire On Man After Chase From Stockton To Sacramento

An hour long car chase came to a violent end in Sacramento Saturday afternoon.

02/07/2015

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Girl, 17, Dead After Crash Along Highway 49 South Of Grass Valley

Authorities say a 17-year-old girl is dead after she lost control of her car and was hit by another car along Highway 49 Saturday evening.

02/07/2015

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CHP Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Off Richards Boulevard

California Highway Patrol is investigating an officer-involved shooting near Richards Boulevard Saturday afternoon.

02/07/2015

A California Highway Patrol officer. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Load Of Frozen Chicken Barbecued By Fiery Big-Rig Crash

The only thing missing was the barbecue sauce when a big-rig hauling frozen chicken collided in Southern California with a truck carrying bees and ignited a fireball that quickly cooked the chicken.

02/02/2015

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CHP: Secretary Of State Employee Brought Loaded Gun Into Workplace

The California Highway Patrol has arrested a state employee who is accused of bringing a loaded gun to work at the secretary of state’s office.

01/23/2015

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