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One Person Killed in Chico Pedestrian Collision

On Friday, September 11, 2020, one person tragically sustained fatal trauma as the result of a Chico pedestrian collision. According to details from the Chico Police Department (CPD), the crash happened on a local road early on in the night and involved a single vehicle in addition to the pedestrian. The Butte County Sheriff’s Department is currently withholding the decedent’s identity. An investigation into the incident is ongoing.

One Person Suffers Fatal Trauma During Chico Motorcycle Collision

On Friday, August 14, 2020, one person sadly lost his life during a Chico motorcycle collision. The Chico Police Department (CPD) indicated that the motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the accident and that the decedent was the only individual injured. The Butte County Sheriff’s Office is reportedly withholding the identity of the decedent until his family is notified. Additionally, the accident remains under investigation.

One Dies in Chico Pedestrian Auto Accident

On Thursday, August 6, 2020, one person sadly passed away after being injured in a Chico pedestrian auto accident. The Butte County Sheriff’s Office identified the decedent shortly after the accident occurred as Patricia Coombes, a 92-year-old woman from Chico. Coombes was the only individual who suffered injuries during the incident. Investigators from the Chico Police Department (CPD) are attempting to determine what factors caused the collision.

Cyclist Killed in Chico Highway Collision

California Highway Patrol reported that a cyclist suffered fatal injuries during a Chico highway collision that occurred on Saturday, June 20, 2020. The Butte County Sheriff’s Department is currently withholding the identity of the decedent until their family is notified. California Highway Patrol (CHP) indicated that the incident happened on a local highway in the morning and involved a cyclist as well as a pickup truck.

CalTrans Starts Safety Construction Project in Butte County after Fatal Crash

On Saturday, June 13, 2020, the California Department of Transportation (CalTrans) began work on Highway 99 at the site of a fatal accident that took place in Butte County on Wednesday, June 10. The construction is being completed after the tragic incident inspired Butte County lawmakers to push for more drastic safety improvements at the intersection, which has been the site of numerous serious accidents in recent years.

Two Dead Following Six-Vehicle Accident In the Chico Area

According to California Highway Patrol (CHP), two people passed away as the result of a six-vehicle accident that occurred near Chico on Wednesday, June 10, 2020. The collision occurred on Highway 99 and involved five-passenger vehicles as well as a big-rig. In addition to the two decedents, five other people suffered injuries requiring hospital care. The Butte County Coroner’s Office has identified the two parties who passed away in the Chico multi-vehicle collision as 55-year-old David Sims and 55-year-old Lupe Ortiz, both residents of Los Molinos, CA.

Chico Woman Dies in Bicycle Accident

A Chico woman tragically passed away after being involved in a bicycle accident on Sunday, May 24, 2020. The Butte County Sheriff’s Department has identified the decedent as 63-year-old Diane Ruby. California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers said that the collision involved a motor vehicle and took place in the area of Butte Meadows. Ruby was reportedly the only person injured during the incident. Additionally, this accident remains under police investigation.

Deadly Chico Bicycle Accident

On Friday, May 8, 2020, a Chico bicycle accident left one person with fatal trauma. Butte County authorities have identified the decedent as a 65-year-old man but have not yet released his identity publically. The collision involved the cyclist as well as a pickup truck and happened on a local highway. Additionally, the incident remains under investigation.

Elderly Man Killed in Chico Rollover Accident

One person lost their life in a Chico rollover accident that happened on Sunday, April 26, 2020. According to Butte County Sheriff’s Office reports, the decedent was an 80-year-old Chico man. The crash happened on a rural road just north of the city and involved two vehicles. The collision remains under a California Highway Patrol (CHP) investigation at this time.

Three Dead Following Collision in Oroville

Three people tragically lost their lives in a collision in Oroville that occurred on Sunday, April 12, 2020. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has released a report about the accident, indicating that the decedents included a 32-year-old man as well as two young children aged seven months and one year old, respectively. In addition to the three decedents, a 27-year-old man and 23-year-old woman, both from Sacramento, were also injured. I would like to offer my condolences to those who are grieving after this terrible car accident.

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