Three New Slides on SR 70

STATE ROUTE 70 UPDATE from Caltrans District 2:State Route 70 remains closed to through traffic between Jarbo Gap (west of Pulga) and the Greenville Wye (junction with State Route 89) in Butte and Plumas Counties due to continuing and new slide activity at the... Read More.

Multiple Spinouts Close SR 32

TRAFFIC ALERT: State Route 32 is closed, at the junction with State Route 36, due to multiple vehicle spinouts.Always #KnowBeforeYouGo at

Caltrans Updates SR 70 Status

Restoration efforts on State Route 70 are progressing, but the highway remains closed to through traffic.Two slides between Belden and Twain have closed the highway from the Greenville wye to Jarbo gap since early January. At the slide location west of Rush creek, Caltrans... Read More.

Driver Dies in Collision with Train on SR 44

The collision between a big rig and a train on SR 44 yesterday afternoon resulted in the driver's death. 64-year-old Jose Togni from Arizona was driving his Freightliner with a 53' box trailer eastbound on SR-44 at an unknown speed. The CHP says For... Read More.

SR 70 Re-opens

Quick work with the help of an excavator, contractors, and Caltrans crews cleared SR 70 and re-open the highway in record time. You can now travel between Jardo Gap and Greenville Wye, following the midnight highway closure due to a rock slide. Crews removed... Read More.

VP and AD of Quincy Jr. Sr. HS Cleared to Return to Campus

Quincy Senior Junior High school Athletic Director and Vice Principal Jason Hawkins will return to campus today after being placed on administrative leave pending investigations into his hiring and accusations of misconduct. The superintendent of schools, Bill Roderick, announced late yesterday that investigations had... Read More.

Collision Update on Concrete Truck Rollover SR 70 11/21

Susanville CHP: On November 21, 2022, at approximately 0920 hours, Kolby Elzea of Taylorsville, CA, was driving a 2016 Mack concrete truck westbound on SR-70, just west of Camp Layman Road, at approximately 50 MPH. Elzea allowed the truck to drift to the right,... Read More.

Fatality on SR 89 Near Old Station

The California Highway Patrol reports a fatality on SR 89 at the 44 junction near Old Station. A loaded logging truck and vehicle have collided. Debris is spilling onto the roadway, and at least one vehicle has caught fire. Emergency personnel is at the... Read More.