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Newcastle classmates of crash victim create lasting memorial

  Newcastle Elementary Charter School classmates of Auburn Folsom Road crash victim Vivian Connor have channeled their grief into building a lasting memorial. Soon after the ...

Fatal crash came on teens’ Super Bowl Sunday snack run

  A Super Bowl Sunday party. Six kids in an SUV on a winding, narrow, downhill section of Auburn Folsom Road from Auburn with chocolate and marshmallows for S’mores. A ...

Del Oro, Newcastle Elementary students killed in SUV crash near Auburn

  Two teenage girls were killed when the sport utility vehicle they were riding in left Auburn Folsom Road and overturned Sunday night. The girls – ages 13 and 17 &nda ...

One dead in crash between Lincoln and Penryn

One person is dead in a crash Wednesday morning on Sierra College Boulevard near 12 Bridges Drive. The two-vehicle crash took place at about 6:20 a.m. and a stretch of  the r ...

Two-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Newcastle

AUBURN CA - Two vehicles collided just before 5 p.m. Friday on Interstate 80 east of Newcastle Road, slowing traffic. Initial reports indicated that no vehicle occupants were injur ...

Big rig carrying potatoes crashes on I-80 near Penryn

A tractor-trailer rig carrying 40,000 pounds of potatoes left Interstate 80 and crashed near Penryn late Monday. The crash took place at 11:45 p.m. Monday on westbound I-80, near R ...

Students OK after bus/big rig crash in Loomis

LOOMIS, CA — No one was injured this morning when a tractor-trailer truck hit a school bus carrying Loomis Union School District children, according to officer Rich Schweiger, wi ...

Driver walks away after car crashes, burns in Highway 49 canyon mishap in Auburn

AUBURN CA - A car left the road Wednesday on Highway 49 near Auburn, plummeted over a cliff, crashed and burst into flames. But the driver and lone occupant told police he was abl ...

Auburn Christmas tree trucker trapped, survives horrific I-5 wreck

Authorities say an Auburn trucker is lucky to be alive after his big rig loaded with Christmas trees left the road and crashed into an Oregon freeway overpass. The crash on Inters ...

Roadside memorial springs up to remember 3 Applegate crash victims

An oak tree scarred in one of the most horrific Auburn-area crashes in recent memory was serving Monday as an impromptu memorial to three young men who were fatally injured there. ...

17-year-old suspected of DUI in Applegate crash that killed 3

Three men were killed and the juvenile driver is behind bars on suspicion of drunken driving after a car left an Applegate road and hit a tree late Thursday, the California Highway ...

Placer admits deputy’s fault in North Auburn patrol car crash

More than two years after a sheriff’s office patrol car crashed into the side of an SUV at a busy North Auburn intersection, Placer County is admitting the deputy was at fault. ...

Sheriff’s North Auburn patrol-car crash lawsuit moving toward trial

A case involving a woman suing Placer County over injuries she claims to have suffered in a North Auburn crash with a sheriff’s patrol car is moving toward a trial in November. ...

Close call: Auburn car salesman breaks bones instead of own motorcycle world speed record

Rocky Robinson’s quest to crack the 400 mph mark on a souped-up motorcycle at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah have taken a major setback. Robinson pencil-rolled his Top 1 Ack ...

Heart condition played role in fatal Foresthill crash?

Signs point to the death of a Foresthill man in a single-vehicle crash Friday being related to heart trouble and ill health, a relative said Monday. Edward Alvey, a 79-year-old re ...