• 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28

Show Talk

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Local News

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

KSCO Live Show: 831-479-1080 KSCO Office: 831-475-1080

Important! For Dead Doctors Don't Lie Use: 888-379-2552

Local News

A  police  chase  in  Watsonville  was  called  off  shortly  before  a  fatal  crash  occurred  on  Highway  1  near  Jensen  Road.     The  26  year-old  driver  was  declared  dead  at  the  scene,  and  his  30  year-old  passenger  suffered  major  injuries  in  the  crash  and  had  to  be  extricated  from  the  vehicle.  A  handgun  and  an  assault  rifle  were  tossed  out  of  the  vehicle  during  the  chase.  

The  driver  of  a  vehicle,   that  crashed  into  a  sign  on  the  100  block  of  Ocean  Street  in  Santa  Cruz  this  morning,   is  said  to  have  been  drunk  at  the  time.    The  vehicle  hit  the  sign  for  the  Ocean  Gate  Inn  shortly  after  2  a.m.    21-year-old  Jonathan  Mullin,  who  suffered  only  minor  injuries  in  the  accident,  was arrested for D-U-I. 

A  man,  believed  to  have  killed  a  Santa  Cruz  woman,  has  bee identified  and  arrested.  Dale  Dean  Pierce  is  thought  to  have  killed  51  year-old  Remi  Casillas,  and  buried  her  body  behind  a  gas  station  on  Rio  Road  in  Carmel.   Pierce,  who  is  awaiting  extradition  to  Monterey (from  Taos  New  Mexico),  reportedly  confessed  to  committing  premeditated  murder.

A  woman,  who  is  believed  to  have  been  the driver  in  a  fatal  hit-and-run  crash  last  night  in  Salinas,  has  turned  herself  in  to  Salinas  police  officers.   36  year-old  Sonia  Cano  was  booked  into  Monterey  county  jail  this  morning  on  charges  of  Gross  Vehicular  Manslaughter  While  Intoxicated,  Hit-And-Run Causing  Death,  Fleeing  The  Scene  Of  A  Crash,  and  Driving Without  A  License.    Those charges  were  in  connection  with  the  hit-and-run  that  took  place  around  7  p.m.  on  North  Main  Street.  52 year-old Alan Ellis suffered  fatal  injuries  in  that  accident.   In  the  2nd  fatal  traffic  accident  last  night,  27  year-old  Jay  Bradley  was  pushing  his  shopping  cart  across  East  Laurel  Drive  around  5:30 p.m.   Anyone with  information  about  either  fatal  incident  is  encouraged  to  contact  the  Salinas  Police  Department. 

A  blaze,  that  broke  out  in  the  Big  Sur  area  early  this  morning,  was  contained  to  1.6  acres.     61  firefighters  responded  to  the  vegetation  fire,  that  occurred  on  North  Coast  Ridge  Road,  about  a  mile  from  Highway  1…..just  a  little  ways  behind  the  Ventana  Inn.   Firefighters  were  still  mopping  up  this  morning,  after  containing  the  blaze  shortly  after  3:30  a.m.

PEOPLE HAVE UNTIL 5 P.M. TONIGHT TO EITHER WALK-IN A PROPERTY TAX PAYMENT,  PAY IT ON-LINE,  OR GET IT POSTMARKED AT A POST OFFICE.....TO  AVOID  LATE  FEES.

(09:50) Pacific Grove - A man was rescued in Pacific Grove last night after he sustained injuries to his legs in an area known as "Foghorn turnout".  Officers were flagged down just after 5:00 on the 1400 block of Ocean View Boulevard.  The man was transported to Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula with moderate injuries to his legs.  

(09:40) Salinas - A man died in a hit run last night in Salinas.  The incident took place around 7:00 p.m. on North Main Street south of Rochex Avenue.  A man in his late 40's to early 50's was walking across the lanes when he was hit by a vehicle traveling southbound.  The vehicle is described as a dark colored four-door passenger car with possible front end damage.  The victim was taken to Natividad Medical center where he was pronounced dead.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact authorities. 

 

KSCO Newsletter

Your Email:

We do not share your email with third parties.