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Inmate 187ed-10/4/13-17:25-PMD

A 31 YEAR OLD INMATE AT THE SALINASVALLEYSTATE PRISON IN SOLEDAD WAS FOUND DEAD ON FRIDAY.   THE INMATE WHOSE NAME  IS BEING WITHHELD PENDING FAMILY NOTIFICATION, WAS FOUND IN HIS CELL WITH BLUNT FORCE TRAUMA TO THE HEAD. INMATE 28 YEAR OLD BRANDON KEEN IS SUSPECTED IN THE CRIME AND HAS BEEN PLACED IN ADMINISTRATIVE SEGREGATION WHILE THE DEATH IS INVESTIGATED

 

 

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AG COMPANY CLOSING-10/4/13-16:00-PMD

 A SALINAS BASED AG-COMPANY IS SHUTTING DOWN OPERATIONS.  RIVER RANCH FRESH FOODS ANNOUNCED BACK IN JULY THAT THE COMPANY WOULD BE CLOSING ITS EL CENTRO FACILITY AND NOT RE-OPENING ITS SALINAS PLANTS IN NOVEMBER FOR THE WINTER SEASON. THE COMPANY WHICH HAS BEEN EXPERIENCING FINANCIAL DIFFICULTIES FOR YEARS SENT OUT A NOTICE TO ITS CUSTOMERS ON FRIDAY THAT ITS PARENT COMPANY , TAYLOR FARMS ALONG WITH GROWERS EXPRESS WILL BE TAKING OVER SERVICES BEGINNING NOVEMBER 9TH

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SC KITCHEN FIRE-10/4/13-16:50-PMD

 SANTA CRUZ FIRE DEPARTMENT CREWS RESPONDED TO A KITCHEN THIS MORNING.   THE CALL CAME IN AT 10:11 A-M AND CREWS WERE DISPATCHED TO THE 100 BLOCK OF GLOVER STREET, TO FIND SMOKE COMING FROM A SINGLE STORY DWELLING. FIRE FIGHTERS WERE ABLE TO CONTAIN THE FIRE TO THE KITCHEN AREA.  NO ONE WAS INJURED IN THE FIRE WHICH IS BEING DESCRIBED AS ACCIDENTAL.

 

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TRAUMA CTR RANKING CRITERIA RELEASED 10-04-2013 14:30 AV

THE CRITERIA USED IN EVALUATING THE CENTRAL COAST’S FIRST TRAUMA CENTER HAS BEEN RELEASED.   THE FINAL SCORES RANKING NATIVIDAD MEDICAL CENTER AS THE MORE QUALIFIED FACILITY TO PURSUE THE LEVEL TWO STANDING COMPARED TO IT’S COMPETITOR SALINAS VALLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL WAS A DIFFERENCE OF LESS THAN 5%.   EVALUATORS SCORED NATIVIDAD AT 533.7 COMPARED TO 508.3 BASED ON 21 CRITERIA.   NATIVIDAD SCORED HIGHER IN 10 AREAS INCLUDING TRAUMA CENTER AND ROLE IN TRAUMA SYSTEM, HOSPITAL ORGANIZATION AND TRAUMA PROGRAM, GENERAL SURGERY CLINICAL FUNCTIONS, AND PEDIATRIC TRAUMA CARE, WHILE SVMH SCORED HIGHER IN THREE AREAS, INCLUDING NEUROSURGICAL CLINICAL FUNCTIONS, ORTHOPEDIC CLINICAL FUNCTIONS AND COLLABORATIVE CLINICAL SERVICES.   NATIVIDAD’S TRAUMA CENTER IS SET TO OPEN IN JANUARY 2015.

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SOLEDAD WINERY FATAL ACCIDENT 10-04-2013 14:30 AV

A SOLEDAD WINERY EMPLOYEE WAS KILLED IN AN INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENT THURSDAY NIGHT.    POLICE SAY THE 19-YEAR OLD MAN WAS CLEANING SOME WINE-MAKING EQUIPMENT AT GOLDEN STATE VINTNERS AROUND 11 P.M., WHEN HE BECAME TRAPPED IN THE LARGE MACHINE CONTAINING AN AUGER.   EMERGENCY RESPONDERS ARRIVED TO THE FACILITY ON METZ ROAD TO FIND THE MAN DEAD.  CAL-OSHA IS INVESTIGATING THE INCIDENT.

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