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  • MODESTO - Police arrested three adults this week in connection to an elder abuse case. On Monday afternoon, police were notified by a social worker that an elderly client had been removed from a medical facility by her neighbors. The victim, a 95 year old woman, suffers from dementia and heart disease. She was found in her home in southwest Modesto after being returned by the suspects. Authorities say the victim was removed from a  hospital against medical advice, and was driven by the suspects to a bank. There, the suspects attempted to cash a check for a large sum. When
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    Trio Arrested in Elder Abuse Case

  • STOCKTON - A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a train near the Amtrak Station Tuesday afternoon. Emergency crews responded to the 700 block of south San Joaquin Street just before 5:00pm and located the victim. The pedestrian, only identified as an adult male, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Reports indicate he faced the train head on in a football stance before he was struck. Railroad traffic was affected for several hours as authorities investigated the incident.
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    Pedestrian Killed in Train Collision

  • WINTON - A witness recounts a butane honey oil labe explosion that burned two residents Monday night. Fire crews were called to the home on the 7000 block of Myrtle Avenue just after 8:00pm. Fire crews quickly contained the fire to the garage. Two adults identified as 53 year old Severanto Martinez and 33 year old Candelaria Martinez suffered significant injuries from the explosion and were airlifted to a Fresno burn unit. The force of the blast separated the walls from the roof and blew the garage door out. Authorities believe an open candle flame ignited the butane gas when the
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    Witness Describes Honey Oil Lab Explosion

  • WINTON - Two adults suffered significant burn injuries after a butane honey oil lab exploded in their home Monday night. Fire crews were called to the home on the 7000 block of Myrtle Avenue just after 8:00pm. Fire crews quickly contained the fire to the garage. Two adults identified as 53 year old Severanto Martinez and 33 year old Candelaria Martinez suffered significant injuries from the explosion and were airlifted to a Fresno burn unit. The force of the blast separated the walls from the roof and blew the garage door out. Authorities believe an open candle flame ignited the butane
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    Honey Oil Lab Explosion in Winton

  • MODESTO - A 19 year old man suffered major injuries after being struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon. Police started receiving calls at about 4:22pm indicating that the pedestrian had been struck.  Early indications suggest the pedestrian was crossing east to west when he was struck by a blue pickup traveling southbound on McHenry Avenue. The pedestrian was not using the crosswalk a short distance away at the intersection, according to police spokeswoman Heather Graves. The man was rushed to an area hospital with major injuries. Sergeant Chris Adams with the Modesto Police Department said he was listed in critical condition.
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    VIDEO UPDATE: Pedestrian Critically Injured in McHenry Avenue Collision

  • MODESTO - The surviving hens taken from a fighting ring discovered in a west Modesto home Sunday were rescued by an animal sanctuary Monday afternoon. Christine Morrissey of Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary in Stockton arrived at the Stanislaus County Animal Services facility at about 4:15pm Monday with several animal carriers. "What these chickens had to endure in the name of cock fighting is so unacceptable," said Morrissey. She described the conditions the animals had to live in as confined and deplorable. "These chickens hit the chicken lottery," she continued. "They are going to be living on a free range pasture for
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    Surviving Hens of Rooster Fighting Operation Rescued

  • MODESTO - A 19 year old man suffered major injuries after being struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon. Police started receiving calls at about 4:22pm indicating that the pedestrian had been struck.  Early indications suggest the pedestrian was crossing east to west when he was struck by a blue pickup traveling southbound on McHenry Avenue. The pedestrian was not using the crosswalk a short distance away at the intersection, according to police spokeswoman Heather Graves. The man was rushed to an area hospital with major injuries. Sergeant Chris Adams with the Modesto Police Department said he was listed in critical condition.
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    McHenry Collision Critically Injures Pedestrian

  • CERES - Emergency crews responded to a vehicle collision on Highway 99 Monday afternoon. The collision was dispatched to CHP at 1:52pm on the northbound lanes of Highway 99 between Hatch Road and 9th Street. The crash involved a silver SUV and a red vehicle, both suffering major damage. At least two people suffered unspecified injuries. Further updates will be posted as they become available.
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    Traffic Collision Near Ceres

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