California Highway Patrol

Plane lands on Highway 50

A small plane made an emergency landing on Highway 50 in El Dorado Hills Saturday. California Highway Patrol spokesman Michael Bradley said the plane with one occupant landed on ...

Two cars followed behind fatal wreck

Officers cannot say whether or not racing preceded a car accident that killed three Sunday. California Highway Patrol spokesman Dan Stark said investigators could not say at this ...

Witness says another car was at fatal crash scene

A witness to the immediate aftermath of a fatal car accident this weekend said young men turned her away when she approached the scene. Pilot Hill resident and Auburn Realtor Wend ...

Three killed in single-car crash

A single-car crash killed all three passengers early Sunday morning on Salmon Falls Road in El Dorado County. Nan Pak, a 16-year-old female riding in the left rear seat, was decla ...

Motorcyclist hits bear on rural road

Man overcame nature when a motorcyclist collided with a bear Monday morning. At about 5:50 a.m. 47-year-old Carl Strain was driving his red and silver Kawasaki motorcycle on Highw ...

Man surrenders after holding family hostage

A parolee took his family hostage and was involved in a “lengthy stand off” with law enforcement in Truckee Wednesday night before surrendering. Andrew Jason Rosas was booked ...