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Friday, 18 November 2016 11:05

Pedestrian Struck by Train in Turlock

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TURLOCK - Emergency crews were dispatched to a report of a train that struck a pedestrian Friday morning.

The collision was dispatched at about 11:00am, indicating the pedestrian was struck near the intersection of Canal Drive and Front Street. 
Police located a body near First and Julian, under the train. Indications suggest the pedestrian suffered fatal injuries.
The train stopped at the scene as authorities investigated. The circumstances surrounding the incident were unclear at time of publication.
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Tuesday, 25 October 2016 12:20

Hit and Run Driver Arrested

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SONORA - A man wanted in connection to a felony hit and run collision was arrested after an employee of a cafe in Murphy's recognized the driver inside the business.

The employee of the cafe called authorities after seeing 76 year old Louis Page of Valley Springs inside the business. A Calaveras County Sheriff Deputy responded to detain Page until Sonora authorities could arrive to discuss the incident with him.

Page was wanted for questioning in connection to a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian on October 18th near the intersection of North Washington and Elkin Streets. The pedestrian, 30 year old Jessica Williams of Jamestown, was struck in the crosswalk of the intersection suffering major injuries. She was transported to a hospital and airlifted to Modesto for further care.

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Witnesses say that Page stopped momentarily and asked Williams if she was okay, then fled when one person mentioned contacting authorities. Page was identified through a photo lineup. 

Authorities say Page admitted his involvement in the crash, stating that he fled the scene after he was unable to find a place to pull over following the crash. Authorities located damage on Page's vehicle consistent with accounts of the collision.

Page was booked into the Tuolumne County Jail for felony hit and run.

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Saturday, 22 October 2016 12:19

Motorcycle Crash Closes Interstate Five

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WESTLEY - A collision involving a motorcyclist closed Interstate Five shortly before noon Saturday.

The crash was reported at about 11:43am in the northbound lanes near the Westley Rest area. Arriving emergency personnel reported a motorcyclist down in the roadway. It was unclear if the motorcyclist was the only person involved or if they collided with another vehicle.

An air ambulance responded to transport the patient to a hospital for care. Fire crews closed the roadway down to allow for safe landing of the helicopter. The motorcyclist was flown to Doctor's Medical Center in Modesto.

At time of publication, no further details were available. Roadways were re-opened shortly before 12:30pm.

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Wednesday, 21 September 2016 06:43

Fatal Crash Investigated on McHenry

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MODESTO - A pedestrian was killed Wednesday morning after being struck by a car on McHenry Avenue.

The collision happened at around 5:45am just south of the Rumble Road intersection. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital but was pronounced deceased.
The involved vehicle appeared to be a dark Nissan sedan with visible front passenger side and windshield damage. The driver was at the scene speaking with authorities.
Police closed off southbound McHenry between Rumble Road and Woodrow Avenue for the investigation.
Further updates will be posted as information becomes available.
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Friday, 16 September 2016 15:29

Stockton Crash Investigated

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STOCKTON - Police closed a central area intersection Friday afternoon for a major injury crash investigation.

The crash happened after 2:00pm at the intersection of Madison and Acacia Streets, and involved a white Ford SUV and a black Kia SUV. The Ford collided with a palm tree at the intersection.

Officials say everyone was transported to the hospital.

No further information was available at time of publication.

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Saturday, 10 September 2016 19:59

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Modesto

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MODESTO - Emergency crews responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle Saturday evening.

The collision was reported to CHP at about 7:52pm near the intersection of Crows Landing and Olivero Roads.
Early reports indicate the pedestrian was down in the roadway blocking a lane. The involved vehicle remained at the scene according to authorities.
Further updates will be posted as information becomes available.
Monday, 05 September 2016 15:14

Motorcycle Crash Slows 99 Traffic

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KEYES - A motorcycle collision slowed traffic down on Highway 99 Monday afternoon.

The crash was reported at about 2:53pm on the northbound lanes of Highway 99 near the Keyes Road on ramp.
The collision caused the motorcycle to catch fire. The rider appeared alert and conscious as he was loaded into an ambulance.
A CHP officer responded to investigate the crash.