Tag Archives: CHP

Two dead after car plunges into Humboldt Bay

Mad River Union SAMOA PENINSULA – Two males were killed at about 2:30 a.m. today, Aug. 5 when the car they were in plunged into Humboldt Bay near the Samoa Bridge. Their names are being withheld pending notification of next of kin. According to the California Highway Patrol, a 2007 Chevrolet Malibu traveling northbound went

Two killed in SR299 armored truck collision

California Highway Patrol On Wednesday, Sept. 18, at approximately 11:45 a.m., the Humboldt Area CHP was notified of a two vehicle collision on SR-299, just west of the Willow Creek area.  Emergency personnel responded to the scene and located a westbound 2010 Chevrolet armored truck had collided with an eastbound Mazda Sedan, causing fatal injuries

Jeep gets jacked and a high-speed chase ensues, ending in a rollover

Mad River Union EUREKA/TRINIDAD – A man was hospitalized last night, Jan. 10 after he allegedly car jacked a Jeep in Eureka, led officers on a high-speed chase and then rolled the vehicle several times on Patrick’s Point Drive near Trinidad. Eureka Police were dispatched to the 2200 block of Harrison Avenue in Eureka at

Man killed when car flips, hits tree near Stone Lagoon

Mad River Union STONE LAGOON – The driver of a Honda SUV was killed this morning near Stone Lagoon when the car he was driving went off U.S. Highway 101, flipped over and collided with a tree. The man’s name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. At about  10:24 a.m. the man was

6-year-old girl injured when mother backs up SUV

  Mad River Union EUREKA – A 6-year-old girl received major injuries Wednesday afternoon, May 30 when her mother accidentally ran her over in their driveway. At about 2:40 p.m., were dispatched to a report of a vehicle hitting a juvenile pedestrian on  Perkins Court in an unincorporated area of Eureka. Upon CHP arrival, it

McKinleyville women killed in car crash near Orick

Mad River Union ORICK – Two McKinleyville women died Wednesday, May 23 when the pickup truck they were traveling in flipped over and collided with Peterbilt tractor trailer south of Bald Hills Road on U.S. highway 101 near Orick. Terra Lynn Smith, 46, and Andra Lynell Cooper, 64, were pronounced deceased at the scene. At

Man dead after hit and run in McKinleyville

Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and killed last night on U.S. Highway 101 at the north Bank Road interchange in McKinleyville. The name of the man is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The California Highway Patrol was dispatched to the center divider area of northbound