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Girl, 4, Dies After Being Hit By Truck At Rancho Seco Park

Authorities say a 4-year-old girl has died after being hit by a truck at a camping area.

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Central California Officer Dies In Car Crash During Chase

Authorities say a police officer in Central California crashed his patrol car into a block wall and died.


Scene of the accident on the Richards Boulevard exit. (Credit: CBS13)

Pedestrian Struck, Killed On Richards Boulevard Off-Ramp

The Richards Boulevard off-ramp is blocked due to an accident that has claimed the life of one person.


The suspect being arrested at the scene. (Credit: CBS13)

1 Dead, 3 At Hospital After I-5 Crash; Man Suspected Of DUI

A man has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after a crash that killed one person early Friday morning.


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CHP Air Patrol Units Do More Than Track Speeding Cars

They fly high, tracking drivers who fly down highways, but the California Highway Patrol air operations unit is keeping an eye on more than just speeding cars.



Sideshow Shuts Down Business 80 For Nearly A Half An Hour

This isn’t a parking lot or a drag strip, this is video from earlier this afternoon on normally busy Business 80.


Photo sent in by a viewer of  CHP talking with one of the drivers. (Credit: Oksana Seraya)

Car Impounded, Driver Ticketed After Sideshow On Business 80

A sideshow stopped traffic on Business 80 near Cal Expo Sunday afternoon.



Chaotic Crash, Shooting Leaves South Sacramento Stunned

California Highway Patrol deputies say they started chasing two speeding cars at St. Mary’s Cemetery in south Sacramento.



Rocklin Man Hit, Killed By Big Rig While Riding In Davis Double Century

A Rocklin man is dead after he struck by a big rig while riding his bike in Solano County Saturday morning.


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Colusa County Town Mourns Mother, 2 Daughters Killed In Wrong-Way Driver Crash

In pictures, Sofia Ramirez and her two teenage daughters are either smiling or goofing around – qualities their friends cherish now that the three are gone, killed by a wrong-way driver.


Scene of the crash Saturday night. (Credit: CBS13)

4 Dead After Wrong-Way Driver Hits Car Head-On Near Woodland

Four people are dead after a wrong-way crash west of Woodland Saturday night.


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Propane Truck Hits CHP Patrol Car On Highway 20, Officer Injured

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured after his car was hit by a propane truck Thursday morning.