Tag Archives: State Route 299

Two killed in SR299 armored truck collision

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

Annie/Mary Trail to run along old Arcata & Mad River Railroad Co. line

Jack Durham Mad River Union BLUE LAKE – Construction will begin this summer on the first phase of a trail that may eventually connect Arcata to Blue Lake. Phase 1 of the Annie & Mary Trail, which follows portions of the old Arcata & Mad River Railroad Co. line, will extend about a half mile

Former McK resident charged in 3 killings

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A former McKinleyville resident was arrested last week in Willow Creek on suspicion of murdering his ex-girlfriend and her parents in Silver Springs, Nevada on Oct. 7. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputy located suspect Scott Alan Baskette, 48, driving on State Route 299 in the Willow Creek area on Tuesday,

Crash claims woman, unborn child

Mad River Union BLUE LAKE – A Hoopa woman traveling in a car died at the scene of a vehicle collision on State Route 299 on Monday evening, April 17, and the unborn child of the other car’s driver died of injuries. Janine Orcutt, 53, of Hoopa died from injuries resulting from the collision, according