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SALINAS 6-Y/O HIT AND RUN 09-27-2013 09:30 av

A 6-YEAR OLD GIRL WAS AIR-LIFTED TO A BAY AREA TRAUMA CENTER AFTER BEING STRUCK BY A FELONY HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER LAST NIGHT IN SALINAS.   AUTHORITIES SAY A 34-YEAR OLD MOTHER AND HER TWO DAUGHTERS WERE CROSSING EAST MARKET STREET AT CENTER JUST AFTER 6:30, WHEN A WOMAN DRIVING A WHITE HONDA HIT THE LITTLE GIRL.   THE GIRL REPORTEDLY BOUNCED OFF OF THE CAR’S HOOD AS THE VEHICLE CONTINUED WESTBOUND ON EAST MARKET.  WITNESSES SAY THE DRIVER NEVER SLOWED DOWN.  

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TRI-COUNTY RED FLAG WARNING 09-27-2013 09:00 av

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT TODAY FOR THE TRI-COUNTY AREA DUE TO EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS.   THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ISSUED THE ALERT FOR PARTS OF THE SANTA CRUZ, SANTA LUCIA AND SAN BENITO MOUNTAINS, ALONG WITH THE LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST AND THE INTERIOR OF MONTEREY COUNTY, WHICH INCLUDES PINNACLES NATIONAL PARK.  THE WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 O’CLOCK TODAY.   HUNTERS, CAMPERS AND OTHERS VISITING THE OUTDOORS, AS WELL AS PRESCRIBED BURNERS, SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION TODAY.  CAL-FIRE SAYS A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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SANTA CRUZ COUNTY BURGLARY ARRESTS 09-27-2013 08:30 av

TWO SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MEN ARE NOW BEHIND BARS ON SUSPICION OF COMMITTING BURGLARIES THAT RESULTED IN $80,000 IN STOLEN GOODS.  27-YEAR OLDS MORGAN MACLEOD AND KYLE FRANKS WERE ARRESTED SEPARATELY IN EARLY SEPTEMBER ON SUSPICION OF COMMITTING A RASH OF BURGLARIES IN SAN LORENZO VALLEY AND SANTA CRUZ.   INVESTIGATORS SAY THE PAIR WERE INVOLVED IN AT LEAST 13-SEPARATE BURGLARIES, MOST OF THEM BEING BUSINESSES DATING BACK TO AUGUST.  THE STOLEN PROPERTY INCLUDES BOATS, TRUCKS, TRAILERS AND A-T-VS.  

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MONTEREY CONSTRUCTION WORK/NXT WK 09-27-2013 08:00 av

SEVERAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPACT TWO MONTEREY PARKING LOTS ALONG WITH MULTIPLE RECREATION TRAILS NEXT WEEK.   ON MONDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH, PARKING LOT #11 ON CALLE PRINCIPAL AT PEARL STREET WILL CLOSE FOR IMPROVEMENT WORK UNTIL OCTOBER 10TH, WHILE PARKING LOT #4 AT VAN BUREN AND WEST FRANKLIN STREETS WILL ALSO CLOSE THROUGH THE THANKSGIVING WEEKEND.  THE PROJECT CALLS FOR NEW CURBS, GUTTERS, STORM DRAINS AND PARKING STALLS COMPLIANT WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT.  ALSO ON MONDAY, WORK BEGINS ON RECREATION TRAIL CROSSINGS AT DAVID, PRESCOTT, HOFFMAN, DRAKE AND REESIDE AVENUES AND WAVE STREET.  THAT PROJECT IS EXPECTED TO LAST A WEEK.

 

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POWER LINE FIRE-9/26/13-19:20-PMD

A POWER LINE IS REPORTEDLY RESPONSIBLE FOR A FIRE IN SANTA CRUZ THURSDAY AFTERNOON.   ACCORDING TO WITNESSES A DOWNED POWER LINE NEAR EAST CLIFF AND 4TH AVENUE CAUSED AN R-V PARKED TO CATCH FIRE AND EXPLODE.  THE FIRE QUICKLY SPREAD TO A SINGLE STORY DWELLING, AND 4 CHILDREN WERE EVACUATED SAFELY.  FIRE CREWS HAD THE BLAZE EXTINGUISHED BY ABOUT 5:30 P-M.

 

 

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