The Placer County Sheriff’s Department says a man and a woman were in a car that crashed in the area of westbound Interstate 80 at the Weimar crossroads.
The signs that are now up are colorful, and there are pictures so there’s no language barrier and you can understand the warning.
Approaching what could be a bad fire season residents in the foothills are finding out they may not have home insurance for long.
Michele and Don Machholz were doing what they do every day, working side-by-side in their living room, when an unexpected weekday visitor showed up for dinner.
A rural Colfax neighborhood is being evacuated after a fire and possible explosion early Friday afternoon.
The thieves likely used a crowbar to pry the front door open, and when they got in, Brian Garcia says they really went to work on his business. In one display case they broke, a nearly assembled rifle was taken from the case.
A shocking discovery was made at a Placer County Storage unit when a woman stumbled onto remains.
Caltrans crews had to clean up a mudslide along Interstate 80 near Colfax early Saturday afternoon.
A woman is in custody after allegedly trying to steal money from a change machine and leading police on a high-speed chase from Colfax to Citrus Heights.
Cal Fire investigators are still at the scene of an early morning house fire in Colfax. At around 2:30 a.m. firefighters responded to a reported house fire on the corner of Auburn Street and Marvin Avenue. The home was fully engulfed in flames.
A Placer County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a reported suicidal man after the man allegedly led a deputy on a chase that ended in a crash in Colfax.
Authorities have locked down Colfax Elementary School and Colfax High School after a report of an armed man near campus.