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Man hit by big rig in Merced, flown to hospital with major injuries

On January 14th, 2019, at approximately 7:00 p.m. a Traffic collision occurred at the Martin Luther King Jr Way Northbound highway 99 on-ramp. Upon California…

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65-year-old killed, several injured in Winton head-on crash

On January 10th, 2019, at approximately 06:12 am, Merced Communication Center (MCC) received a report of collision with an ambulance responding in the area of…

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Stockton EX American Idol Musician Kills tow truck driver

On December 25, 2018 at approximately 1:57 am, a tow truck operator was loading a vehicle onto a tow truck on the right shoulder of…

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Man leads Merced CHP officers on a chase, this is why he did it

On December 21st, 2018 at approximately 2:52 p.m, a Merced Area CHP Officer was traveling south on Plainsburg Road, south of Gerard Avenue and observed…

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Pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Highway 99 in Livingston

On November 19, 2018, at approximately 5:27 pm, the Merced Communications Center (MCC) broadcast a call of a pedestrian being struck by multiple vehicles. CHP…

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Merced Off-duty CHP officer saves a life, receives a commanders commendation

Officer Afferino receiving a Commander’s Commendation from Captain Becky Hagen. On November 1, 2018, at around 6:00p.m, while off-duty, Officer Afferino observed a traffic collision…

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21-Year-Old Woman steals CHP vehicle, ending in a chase

On 9-15-18 at approximately 11:05a.m, a Stockton CHP officer encountered a female pedestrian on SR-99 near Fremont Street. The female was handcuffed and detained in…

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Lost 91-year-old woman reunited with her son

On 09-07-18, at approximately 4:45p.m. hours, a 91-year-old driver drove into a CHP inspection bays stating she was looking for her son’s house and was…

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Police officers responded to big rig accident on Childs Avenue exit

On September 10th, 2018, at around 10:05p.m. Merced Police Department, City of Merced Fire Department and CHP – Merced responded to the southbound highway 99…

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This is how CHP says the infant life was saved

Properly restrained children in properly installed car seats help prevent injuries in a traffic accident. Sergeant Franklin responded to a traffic accident involving a vehicle…

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