Category: California News

Modesto Area CHP Reports Fatal Collision

On February 19, 2018, at approximately 2325 hours, the Merced Communication Center (MCC) received a call of a traffic collision involving a vehicle versus big rig on northbound State Route 99 south of Mitchell Road. Officers from the California Highway…

Hanford Area CHP Report Fatal Collision

On January 26, 2018, at approximately 2154 hours, the Fresno Communication Center (FCC) received a call of a traffic collision with two subjects laying in the roadway. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Hanford Area Office responded to the…

Coalinga Area CHP Report Fatal Collision

On January 16, 2018, at approximately 1002 hours, the Fresno Communication Center (FCC) received a call of a traffic collision on State Route 198 west of Interstate 5. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Coalinga Area Office responded to…

TAKE ACTION AGAINST DISTRACTION

FRESNO, Calif. – Driver distractions have always presented challenges to roadway safety. Over the years, it has increasingly become a more serious problem as in-vehicle technology has expanded. To discourage this dangerous habit, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is launching…

Visalia Area CHP Reports Fatal Collision

On November 22, 2017 at approximately 1127 hours, Ms. Sartuche was driving a 1997 Honda Civic southbound on State Route 63 (SR-63) north of Avenue 336. Mrs. Hakanson was driving a 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe, northbound on SR-63, approaching Avenue…