Pedestrian Killed in Arden-Arcade Hit-and-Run Accident

On the morning of July 27, a male pedestrian was killed in an Arden-Arcade hit-and-run accident, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The fatal incident occurred at the 2200 block of El Camino Avenue at about 5:30 a.m. The man was declared dead at the scene. Investigators believe the driver fled after the crash. […]

22-Year-Old Man Killed in Bear Mountain Boulevard Accident

Early July 26, a 22-year-old man was killed in an auto accident involving a semi truck on Bear Mountain Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The fatal victim was heading east on Bear Mountain Boulevard, a two-lane truck route, when another vehicle made an ill-advised attempt to pass the big rig that was […]

Scotts Valley Man Killed in Highway 17 Motorcycle Accident

On the morning of July 22, 69-year-old Cornelius Talbert of Scotts Valley was killed in a motorcycle accident on Highway 17 in Lexington Hills, according to officials. Talbert was traveling southbound on a 2016 Harley-Davidson motorcycle when a gray Honda Accord driven by a 53-year-old Soquel man changed lanes and struck the left side of […]

Thousand Oaks Man Killed in Newbury Park Car Accident

On the evening of July 24, a 30-year-old Thousand Oaks man was killed in a Newbury Park car accident, according to officials. The crash occurred about 7:13 p.m. At the time, the fatal victim, Zachary Allen Crook, was a passenger in a convertible driven by Josue Arturo Hernandez, 19, of Mission Hills. They were traveling […]

Sand Fire Burns More Than 33,000 Acres; Thousands Evacuate

As of this morning on July 25, the raging Sand fire has burned more than 33,000 acres in the Santa Clarita area, forcing the evacuation of thousands of residents, according to officials. The Los Angeles County Fire Department and County Sheriff’s Department said that a mandatory evacuation affecting 10,000 homes and 200 commercial buildings is […]

10-Month-Old Killed after Being Hit by Pickup Truck in Los Angeles

According to authorities, a 10-month-old was killed on July 21 after being struck by a pickup truck in South Los Angeles. The fatal pedestrian accident occurred about 7:10 a.m. The toddler’s mother, 36-year-old Juana Oxlaj, was crossing Broadway at the crosswalk at 59th Place when the pickup truck driver made a left into them. Both […]

19-Year-Old Man Killed in Sacramento Head-On Crash

Just after midnight on July 22, a 19-year-old man was killed in a head-on accident in south Sacramento, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The fatal collision occurred on Gerber Road near Wilbur Way. The other driver was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. “Investigators do not believe drugs or alcohol […]

Oakhurst Woman Killed in Highway 41 Motorcycle Accident

Denise Kellerhals, 64, of Oakhurst, and her husband Lawrence, also 64 and of Oakhurst, were ejected from their motorcycle when they slammed into an SUV that pulled into their right-of-way on Highway 41 from River Falls Road, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The fatal motorcycle crash occurred shortly before 1:20 p.m. Both Kellerhals […]

Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident near Rohnert Park

On the early morning of July 20, a man suffered life-threatening injuries after a pedestrian accident near Rohnert Park, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). William Baumgartner, 24, of Santa Rosa, was crossing Wilfred Avenue near the Graton Resort & Casino when he was hit by a 2015 Honda Civic driven by Jessie Jimenez, […]

Bicyclist Injured in Sebastopol Hit-and-Run Accident

On the evening of July 19, a bicyclist was injured in a hit-and-run crash in downtown Sebastopol, according to police. The collision occurred about 7:05 p.m. close to the intersection of Petaluma Avenue and Weeks Way. Investigators believe that the involved vehicle was a black pickup truck. They are asking witnesses or anyone who has […]