• Local McDonald’s Locations Partnering With CDPH To Get People Vaccinated

    Local McDonald’s Locations Partnering With CDPH To Get People Vaccinated
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – We’ve seen a pop-up vaccine clinic in plenty of places.
    But, getting a shot of Moderna with an order of a McFlurrie or a Pfizer dose with a fresh order of fries, now that’s different.
    “If that’s what gets them out. Chicken nuggets saved your life? Awesome!” Debbie Tillery, whose son was getting vaccinated at the McDonald’s on Richards Boulevard, said.
    “Well you know, some people will do almost anything for a free Happy Meal,&rd
  • Family Nearly Overcome By Waves After Storm Quickly Moved Over Lake Tahoe

    Family Nearly Overcome By Waves After Storm Quickly Moved Over Lake Tahoe
    LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) — It was a scary few moments for a family at Lake Tahoe on Monday when a storm changed conditions quickly, leading to a nine-year-old boy and his family being rescued.
    Tahoe Douglas Fire officials say a family was out on the water near Marla Bay on the Nevada side for a reunion when the storm rolled in.
    The family after getting back on shore safely. (Photo obtained by CBS13)
    The storm brought with it three-to-four-foot waves, officials say. As it so happened, the boat al
  • Crews Battling Fire At Folsom House On Perraud Court

    Crews Battling Fire At Folsom House On Perraud Court
    FOLSOM (CBS13) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a house in Folsom on Tuesday afternoon.
    The scene is along Perraud Court.
    Flames can be seen shooting from some fencing. It’s unclear how much, if at all, the house is involved in the fire.Firefighters on scene of residential structure fire on Perraud Court in Folsom pic.twitter.com/MNGvIxXpRV
    — Folsom Fire Department (@FolsomFire) July 27, 2021No other details have been released at this point.
  • 1 Hurt After Cars Catch Fire In Turlock Driveway

    1 Hurt After Cars Catch Fire In Turlock Driveway
    TURLOCK (CBS13) — One person was airlifted to the hospital after a car fire in the driveway of a Turlock home early Tuesday morning.
    Scene of the car fire early Tuesday morning. (Credit: Turlock Fire Department)
    Turlock Fire officials say their crews responded to the scene along the 1200 block of Payne Way just after 4 a.m.
    At the scene, firefighters found two cars in a driveway quickly going up in smoke. Firefighters were able to quickly get the flames under control.
    One person with burn
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  • CSU No Longer Waiting For Full Approval From FDA, Will Require All Students And Staff To Get COVID-19 Vaccine

    CSU No Longer Waiting For Full Approval From FDA, Will Require All Students And Staff To Get COVID-19 Vaccine
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The California State University system has announced it will be following through with plans to require students and staff to be vaccinated for COVID-19 this coming fall semester.
    CSU and University of California leaders announced the proposed requirement earlier in the year.
    In the previous announcement, the requirement was based on full FDA approval of a COVID-19 vaccine. All vaccines currently available in the US have only gotten emergency approval so far.
    However,
  • 4 People Were Killed In Truckee Plane Crash, FAA Says

    4 People Were Killed In Truckee Plane Crash, FAA Says
    TRUCKEE (CBS13) — Authorities confirm that a total of four people were killed in Monday’s small jet plane crash in Truckee.
    According to the FAA, there were two crew members and two passengers on the Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 605 at the time of the crash.
    No one on the ground was injured, authorities have said.
    The plane was making its approach to the Truckee-Tahoe Airport when it crashed into a heavily-treed area near Reynolds Way. The plane had departed from Coeur d’A
  • Dixie Fire Surpasses 200,000 Acres; Containment Up To 23%

    Dixie Fire Surpasses 200,000 Acres; Containment Up To 23%
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — The latest on the Dixie Fire impacting Butte and Plumas counties.
    9:10 a.m.
    The Dixie Fire has now surpassed 200,000 acres.
    As of Tuesday morning, per Cal Fire’s latest numbers, the wildfire has burned 208,206 acres and is just 23 percent contained.
    Firefighters say spotting remains the biggest threat from the wildfire. With some winds in the forecast on Tuesday, crews are on alert.
    On Monday, advantageous weather conditions helped firefighters get a better han
  • Woodland Business Hit By Burglars During Power Outage; 2 Arrested

    Woodland Business Hit By Burglars During Power Outage; 2 Arrested
    WOODLAND (CBS13) — A pair of suspects who thought they could get away with burglary during a widespread power outage in Woodland early Tuesday morning have been arrested.
    The burglars smashed this business’ window during a power outage. (Credit: Woodland Police Department)
    Woodland police say, just after midnight, there was a power outage that knocked out the lights to part of the city.
    Despite the power being out, at least one business’ alarm was working. Officers responded to
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  • Police: Suspect Shoots, Kills Himself After Chase In Vacaville

    Police: Suspect Shoots, Kills Himself After Chase In Vacaville
    VACAVILLE (CBS13) — Authorities are investigating after an early morning police chase in Vacaville ended with the suspect shooting and killing themselves.
    Vacaville police say, around 12:30 a.m., an officer tried to pull over a driver near Gibson Canyon and Fruitvale. That driver stopped for a moment, but then took off.
    A chase then followed that, at one point, went onto westbound Interstate 80.
    Eventually, officers used a spike strip on the suspect near the Alamo Drive off-ramp. The suspe
  • Early Morning Police Chase Ends In Vacaville With Person Dead

    Early Morning Police Chase Ends In Vacaville With Person Dead
    VACAVILLE (CBS13) — Authorities are investigating after an early morning police chase ended in Vacaville with the driver dead.
    The chase came to an end on Tuesday along Alamo Drive near Merchant Street.
    Exactly what started the chase, and were it began, is unclear. Police at the scene say one person died at the end of the chase.
    The roadway was shut down for several hours. It reopened a little after 6 a.m.
    No other details about the incident, including what may have possibly led to the per
  • Police: Fairfield Teen Found Dead Near Train Tracks Was Shot

    Police: Fairfield Teen Found Dead Near Train Tracks Was Shot
    FAIRFIELD (CBS13) – A death investigation in Fairfield has taken a twist. A teenager is now accused of murder.
    A body was found along some railroad tracks near state street early Sunday morning. But police determined the victim, a 14-year-old, wasn’t hit by a train but was shot.
    After an investigation, another 14-year-old was arrested on murder charges.
    Police say this was not a gang crime. The investigation is still active.
  • High School Teacher To Give Away Summer Earnings As Truck Driver: ‘Because It’s Needed’

    High School Teacher To Give Away Summer Earnings As Truck Driver: ‘Because It’s Needed’
    PATTERSON (CBS13) – A Stanislaus County high school teacher is driving home a life lesson to his students.  He’s switching careers for the summer to be a truck driver to help during a severe driver shortage.
    It’s pretty obvious what drives Patterson High School truck driving school coordinator Dave Dein.  When he’s not steering lessons in his classroom, he’s now driving a big rig on the road.  Dein leads one of the first high school truck driving prog
  • Pilot Says Truckee Plane Crash Likely Involved Issues With Visibility And Wind Speed

    Pilot Says Truckee Plane Crash Likely Involved Issues With Visibility And Wind Speed
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Experts say the pilot flying the plane that crashed in Truckee on Monday likely encountered erratic weather as they approached the Truckee-Tahoe Airport.
    Descending onto the runway can be very dangerous because Truckee’s high elevation creates extremely unpredictable winds and storms.
    The plane involved is known as a Bombardier Challenger 600 series. Pilot Steven Thompson, CEO of Executive Flyers Inc., said it’s designed for private use.
    “It’s u
  • Passenger Jet Narrowly Missed Truckee Homes When It Crashed

    Passenger Jet Narrowly Missed Truckee Homes When It Crashed
    TRUCKEE (CBS13) – A jet plane went down right outside the Truckee-Tahoe Airport while attempting to land, killing everyone on board.
    The plane crash-landed on the Ponderosa Golf Course in Truckee. Officials say everyone on the ground is lucky to be alive.
    Investigators are heading to the scene, while neighbors deal with the shock of what they saw
    “It was something out of a nightmare,” said Truckee resident Jesse Quay.
    The plane crashed through trees into the Ponderosa Golf Cour
  • Caltrans Subcontractor Hit And Killed Along Hwy. 99 In South Sacramento

    Caltrans Subcontractor Hit And Killed Along Hwy. 99 In South Sacramento
    SOUTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A subcontractor for Caltrans was hit and killed along Highway 99 in South Sacramento.
    The crash happened Monday night on northbound Highway 99 at the MLK exit.#TrafficAlert for closure of the right hand lane and MLK exit on NB Highway 99 in Sac due to traffic incident. @CHPSouthSac @CHPNSac pic.twitter.com/PYZZ1UuRvq
    — Caltrans District 3 (@CaltransDist3) July 27, 2021Authorities say the crash happened when a driver reportedly swerved their Ford F-150 truck
  • Inmate Who Walked Away From Minimum-Security El Dorado County Facility Recaptured

    Inmate Who Walked Away From Minimum-Security El Dorado County Facility Recaptured
    EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) – An inmate who walked away from a correctional camp in El Dorado County over the weekend is back in custody.
    Edgar Benitez escaped Saturday night from his dorm at the Growlersburg Conservation Camp and was caught in front of a home in Modesto.
    Benitez is a minimum-security inmate serving time for first-degree residential burglary in L.A. County.
  • Rally Held At County DA’s Office Demanding Unedited Footage In Death Of Shayne Sutherland, Who Died In Custody Of Stockton Police

    Rally Held At County DA’s Office Demanding Unedited Footage In Death Of Shayne Sutherland, Who Died In Custody Of Stockton Police
    STOCKTON (CBS13) – A rally on Monday called for Stockton law enforcement to release evidence in the death of a man who died in police custody.
    The group Justice Families joined gathered with other groups in front of the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office, demanding that the Stockton Police Department hand over videos and other evidence that, they say, will shed light on how Shayne Sutherland died.
    Sutherland died while being arrested at an AM/PM store on Trinity Parkway. P
  • Coroner Has Not Identified Passengers On Plane That Crashed In Truckee

    Coroner Has Not Identified Passengers On Plane That Crashed In Truckee
    TRUCKEE (CBS13) — A small, luxury jet plane crashed while approaching the Truckee-Tahoe Airport early Monday afternoon, killing everyone aboard.
    The crash started a fire that has since been contained. (Credit: Truckee Police)
    The crash happened a little before 1:30 p.m. near the Ponderosa Golf Course.
    According to the FAA, the Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 605 with tail number N605TR was making its approach to the Truckee-Tahoe Airport when it crashed into a heavily-treed area near Rey
  • 2 People Shot At Bar In Downtown Turlock

    2 People Shot At Bar In Downtown Turlock
    TURLOCK (CBS13) – Two people have been shot at a bar in Turlock.
    Just before 2 p.m. Monday, Turlock Police received word that someone had been shot at a bar in the 100 block of West Main Street in downtown Turlock, according to a Turlock Police Department statement.
    Officers arrived at the scene, and as they were approaching the back parking lot of the business, they were flagged down by someone who was with one of the victims. The victim had at least one gunshot wound and was seated in a
  • Former US Sen. Barbara Boxer Robbed In Oakland

    Former US Sen. Barbara Boxer Robbed In Oakland
    OAKLAND (CBS13) – Former Senator Barbara Boxer says she was robbed today in the San Francisco Bay Area.
    File photo of former Sen. Barbara Boxer. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for CORE Gala)
    According to her official Twitter account, the  US Senator representing California was in the Jack London Square neighborhood of Oakland when someone pushed her from behind, stole her cellphone, then got into a waiting car nearby and drove off.
    She says she was not seriously hurt.
    Boxer serv
  • Jet Plane Crash Near Truckee Sparks Small Wildland Fire

    Jet Plane Crash Near Truckee Sparks Small Wildland Fire
    TRUCKEE (CBS13) — Authorities say a small jet plane crashed while approaching the Truckee airport early Monday afternoon. 
    The crash started a fire that has since been contained. (Credit: Truckee Police)
    The crash happened a little before 1:30 p.m. near the Ponderosa Golf Course.
    According to the FAA, Bombardier CL 600 was making its approach to the Truckee-Tahoe Airport when it crashed. The plane crashed into a heavily-treed area near Reynolds Way, sparking a wildland fire.
    A Tr
  • Plane Crash Near Truckee Sparks Small Wildland Fire

    Plane Crash Near Truckee Sparks Small Wildland Fire
    TRUCKEE (CBS13) — Crews are responding to a plane crash in Truckee that started a fire Monday afternoon.
    The crash happened around 1:30 p.m. near the Ponderosa Golf Course.
    No details about the plane involved in the incident have been released. It’s unclear if there were any injuries.
    A Truckee Fire official says the fire has been contained and there is no threat to Truckee at this time.Fire crews responding to a plane crash and small wildland fire near Ponderosa Golf Course.Fire has
  • Bear Cub Injured In Tamarack Fire To Be Rehabilitated

    Bear Cub Injured In Tamarack Fire To Be Rehabilitated
    MARKLEEVILLE (CBS13) — A black bear cub has been rescued after it was badly injured in the Tamarack Fire.
    “Tamarack” the bear cub after being rescued. (Credit: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care)
    Alpine County authorities say, on Sunday evening, a Markleeville resident reported seeing an injured black bear cub in the area. With the bear’s mother nowhere to be found, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care took the cub in.
    The cub, now affectionately named “Tamarack,” has since been ta
  • Dixie Fire Grows To 198,021 Acres; 22% Contained

    Dixie Fire Grows To 198,021 Acres; 22% Contained
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — The latest on the Dixie Fire impacting Butte and Plumas counties.
    7:52 p.m.
    The fire now sits at 198,021 acres and is 22 percent contained. Twenty-two is also the number of structures destroyed, along with 14 minor structures. Seven structures have been damaged.VIDEO: #DixieFire East Zone Fire Behavior Analysist Dennis Burns Gives the Evening Fire Behavior Video Update for July 26. Watch here https://t.co/Bibv8uXJco pic.twitter.com/HQEQKRxaO7
    — Lassen NF (@Lass
  • Dixie Fire Grows To 197,487 Acres; 21% Contained

    Dixie Fire Grows To 197,487 Acres; 21% Contained
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — The latest on the Dixie Fire impacting Butte and Plumas counties.
    11:24 a.m.
    The Dixie Fire is quickly getting close to 200,000 acres burned. 
    On Monday, Cal Fire reported that the wildfire had grown to 197,487 acres. Containment is also up to 22 percent. 
    Part of the reason for the big jump in acreage was the Dixie Fire merging with the nearby Fly Fire over the weekend. 
    Firefighters are hopeful that, with temperatures decreasing a bit, that fire beha
  • California To Require All State And Health Care Workers To Provide Proof Of COVID Vaccination, Or Do Weekly Testing

    California To Require All State And Health Care Workers To Provide Proof Of COVID Vaccination, Or Do Weekly Testing
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13/AP) — California leaders are set to announce on Monday that all state workers and health care employees will need to provide proof of getting the COVID-19 vaccination or do weekly testing.
    The new rule will take effect next month, officials said.
    There are at least 238,000 state employees, according to the California controller’s office. Health officials couldn’t immediately provide an estimate on the size of the health care workforce in the nation’s mos
  • Man, 40, Killed In Stockton Hit-And-Run

    Man, 40, Killed In Stockton Hit-And-Run
    STOCKTON (CBS13) — Officers are searching for the suspect who struck and killed a man in Stockton over the weekend.
    Stockton police say, around 6 p.m., officers were called to the 400 block of South San Joaquin Street to investigate after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.
    That person, a 40-year-old man, was rushed to the hospital but was later pronounced dead.
    It appears someone driving a light blue or grey, late-90s Toyota minivan struck the man.
    A surveillance photo of the suspect&rs
  • Child Airlifted To Hospital After Modesto Crash Involving Deputy

    Child Airlifted To Hospital After Modesto Crash Involving Deputy
    MODESTO (CBS13) — A crash involving a Stanislaus County Sheriff patrol car and two other vehicles led to a child being airlifted to the hospital Sunday night.
    The crash happened a little after 9:30 a.m. near College and Orangeburg avenues in Modesto.
    Exactly what led up to the crash is unclear, but authorities say the sheriff’s deputy was en route to a call when the accident happened.
    Three vehicles were involved in the crash and the patrol car suffered significant damage, authoritie
  • First Responders Assigned To Dixie Fire Rescue Boy From Drowning At Redding Hotel

    First Responders Assigned To Dixie Fire Rescue Boy From Drowning At Redding Hotel
    REDDING (CBS13) — A group of first responders helping in the Dixie Fire jumped into action to prevent a different kind of tragedy.
    On Sunday, the Cal Fire’s Butte Unit posted a video detailing the harrowing incident. Parademics from several departments were staying at a hotel in Redding when they heard a mother screaming. They quickly found the woman’s 10-year-old son partially unresponsive in the hotel’s pool.
    The first responders jumped the fence and began CPR.
    One of t
  • Big Rig Trailer Collapses In On Itself Along Highway 99 In Turlock

    Big Rig Trailer Collapses In On Itself Along Highway 99 In Turlock
    TURLOCK (CBS13) — Traffic is slow on northbound Highway 99 through Turlock due to a big rig trailer that looks like it partially imploded on itself Monday morning.The accident happened just after 5:30 a.m. right near the W. Main Street on-ramp.
    California Highway Patrol says the onramp will be closed for some time as the load is transferred from the damaged truck to a different trailer.
    Exactly what caused the trailer to collapse is unclear.

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