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CHP Investigating Fatal Crash Involving School Bus, Cattle Truck; No Children Were On Bus

Authorities are investigating a fatal crash involving a cattle truck and a school bus Thursday morning.


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Fair Oaks Boy, 11, Who Saved Father’s Life Honored By CHP

He jumped into action to save his father’s life after authorities say the man fell from a cliff.



West Sacramento Fire Truck Rear Ended While Responding To Hit-And-Run Scene

An incident on Interstate 80 in West Sacramento ended with a fire truck hit and a man in in custody.



Man Hit, Killed Trying To Cross Roseville Freeway Onramp

A man trying to cross through the traffic of a freeway onramp was hit and killed late Monday afternoon.


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Rig Hauling 6,000 Cases Of Beer Overturns On Northern California Freeway

A big-rig driver was injured and beer was spilled onto a California highway after the truck carrying 6,000 cases of Coors Light and Pabst Blue Ribbon overturned.



Woman Dead After Shooting Outside Of El Dorado Hills Bar

A woman is dead and a 41-year-old man is in custody after a shooting in El Dorado Hills early Wednesday morning.



CHP: 4 Dead, 2 Injured In Sacramento County Crash

Four people are dead and two are suffering for major injuries after a head on collision near Fair Oaks.


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Women Chased On Interstate 80 By Driver Posing As Sheriff’s Deputy In Alleged Road Rage Incident

Passenger Delanie Strykul says she and her friend Vanessa feared for their lives on Saturday, as they feel they were targeted by a woman driving a silver truck. Strykul says the woman cut them off twice, but then slowed down to drive alongside their car.


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CHP Officer Shoots, Kills Teen Who Attacked Him With Machete

Authorities say a California Highway Patrol officer shot and killed a 17-year-old who attacked him with a machete.


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Teacher Arrested On DUI After Crashing Vehicle Into 2 Homes

A woman has been taken into custody on suspicious of DUI after a crash damaged two homes off of Vintage Park Drive Thursday morning.


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Northern California Officer Disciplined For Texting Explicit Photo Of Woman Under Arrest

A Northern California police detective has been disciplined for forwarding an explicit photo of a woman removed from her cell phone while she was under arrest.



VIDEO: California Highway Patrol Sending More Than Two Dozen Units To Oakland For Ferguson Protests

During a live shot with photojournalist James Taylor in Mobile 13, more than two-dozen CHP units from the Valley Division were driving westbound on Interstate 80 between Vacaville and Fairfield.