Woman stepped into street and was struck by a car in Merced, police said
A woman stepped off the curb on 15th Street in Merced under Highway 99 and in front of a Toyota headed westbound about 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, according to Sgt. Dan Dabney. The pedestrian was flown to a Modesto hospital.
Students at Peterson Elementary in Merced will return to a blacktop play area filled with colorful new artwork and activities when school resumes on Wednesday, Aug. 15. Members of the Parent Teacher Club volunteered their time to paint a large map o
Six adults and a child are expected to be displaced after an apartment building in the 3000 block of Santa Rosa Court in Merced caught fire around 6:23 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, according to Merced City Fire Battalion Chief Jeff Horta.
A driver who says he fell asleep careened across Yosemite Avenue west of Parsons Avenue around 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, before striking two SUVs carrying parents and children, according to Merced police. One SUV overturned.
An uncle of 16-year-old Favian Isiah Carrillo Duran says the family is "devastated" over the loss of the "respectful" and "obedient" teen who had college aspirations. He spoke Monday, July 30, 2018, in Atwater.
A house fire that burned “a good portion” of a Merced home in the 2700 block of Madrid Avenue displaced two adults and killed a small dog on Sunday, July 29, 2018. according to Merced City Fire Department.
Crews work to clear brush along Highway 41 in Yosemite National Park on Saturday, July 28, 2018. According to U.S. Forest Service Public Information Officer Tim Jones, the Ferguson Fire has consumed 49,619 acres and is 29 percent contained.
A girl and her mother were struck by a vehicle at a Merced intersection but escaped major injuries on Thursday, July 26, 2018, according to Merced police. Officer Craig McKeeman talks about what happened.
Fire crews continue to battle the Ferguson Fire in Mariposa County, Calif., on Saturday, July 21, 2018. According to Cal Fire Public Information Officer, Michael Whitaker, the fire has burned more than 27,000 acres and is seven percent contained.
The Applegate Park Zoo took in a mule deer that needed rescuing and she happened to be pregnant with twins, which arrived about a month ago, according to head keeper Donna McDowell. Staff plans an event to show them all off Sunday at the zoo.
According to Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Public Information Officer, Natasha Fouts-Noble, the Ferguson Fire has burned more than 12,000 acres and is about five percent contained, in Mariposa County, Calif., on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
What possibly started as a debris fire spread to a home in the 500 block of Spur Court about 3:10 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, 2018, according to Merced City Fire Battalion Chief Jeremy Franklin. No injuries were reported, he said.