The California Highway Patrol and the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Merced County respond to the scene of a rollover crash at Arboleda Drive and State Route 140 near Merced, Calif., on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
Burbank Elementary School students and staff will soon start building a garden on campus, Merced City School District officials said in a statement. The school was one of 10 schools in the state picked this year to have gardening supplies donated.
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries to his arm after he collided with an ambulance in Merced, according to police. He was transported by ambulance to a Modesto area hospital with injuries to his arm. No one in the ambulance was injured.
Livingston High students Jose Balderas, Carlos Barragan, Alejandro Cervantes and Gabriel Maldonado Padilla were given certificates of community service by the California Highway Patrol for their potentially life-saving efforts during a Feb. 14 crash.