California Highway Patrol
On that September night, Dorrance Byrd lost the laughter, smiles and happiness of his longtime girlfriend Deadra Griffin. The woman he planned to marry was killed in a high-speed hit-and-run crash in Carmichael.
Without its own police force, Antelope relies on the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department to patrol, and the Sac Metro Fire District handles the fire calls. The same thing goes for Rio Linda and North Highlands.
An air tanker sent to take on a wildfire smashed into a canyon wall on the edge of Yosemite National Park, killing the pilot, sending wreckage tumbling to the ground below and leaving onlookers shocked at the grim spectacle.
The park issued an evacuation order for the Foresta Area of Yosemite because of the wildfire.
While on patrol on westbound Interstate 580, he came on a Southern California man named Didrick Johnck who was passing through Tracy on vacation with his family. Didrick had a blown-out tire and asked the officer to stick around on the shoulder and give him a little light.
A teen is dead and five others were hurt after a car slammed into a tree in Stockton Friday morning.
Prosecutors said a federal Bureau of Land Management ranger gave Cole a warning for driving his truck on a closed dirt road near the South Yuba River campground. The ranger then found a makeshift campground with two motorcycles, one of them reported stolen and the other with expired tags.
Officers say that a woman walking up the northbound lane of Interstate 5 was hit and killed by a big rig early Thursday morning.
A woman was killed after her car was hit by another car along Highway 113 just outside of Robbins Friday morning.
Authorities say that an impatient resident blew through the road closure in the King Fire area Wednesday morning.
A woman and child were killed in a car crash in east of the community of Cool Sunday afternoon.
The driver of the van pleaded guilty to stealing a van and will spend the next two years in a state prison.