interstate 80

Driver injured in I-80 truck rollover tumble

A Rocklin woman suffered major injuries on Interstate 80 Sunday night when she lost control of the truck she was driving and it slammed into the concrete center median. Still in ...

Horseshoe Bar onramp closed nightly

19LO Horseshoe Bar Road onramp closure Caltrans has begun closing the westbound onramp from Horseshoe Bar Road to Interstate 80 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5.a.m., accordin ...

Big rig drives off Interstate 80

The driver of a semi-truck pulling a 53-foot trailer is lucky to be alive after he lost control of his vehicle Tuesday morning, Jan. 25, on westbound Interstate 80, just past Newca ...

Bridge closures topic of open house

Hear about the project to raise local bridges over Interstate 80 at a Community Transportation Open House from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, at the Loomis Depot. It’s a chan ...

Bridge-raising project still under fire

Caltrans officials said Horseshoe Bar Road may be closed for as little as 10 days during bridge raising, which Loomis Fire says is still too long. Bridge closures of up to 60 days ...

Emotions high as I-80 rock, barricade-tossing case back in court

Emotions ran high outside a North Auburn courtroom Wednesday as injured victim Jose Palomera called on legal authorities to “send a message” to young people who throw debris of ...

Three youths in court on I-80 overpass rock-throwing, barrier-tossing assault charges

Three former Colfax High School football players made their first appearance in court Monday on assault charges connected to a bizarre July 26 incident when gravel, rocks and a bar ...

A penny saved today can prevent traffic congestion tomorrow

The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency is responsible for ensuring that local roadways and transportation systems meet the needs of residents and businesses. Including re ...

Detours to harm public safety?

Bridge closures by Caltrans will double the response time for emergency crews, according to public safety officials. Caltrans plans to raise six local bridges over Interstate 80 f ...