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Turlock Car Accident Today, How Many People Died as Victims?

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On a Friday afternoon at around 4 p.m., Turlock’s peace was suddenly disrupted by a devastating car accident involving three vehicles at the intersection of West Christofferson Parkway and Kilroy Avenue, leaving behind an explosion of destruction that left residents shocked and reeling in its wake.

Who Were the Victims in the Crash?

Unfortunately, the crash claimed the life of 48-year-old Turlock resident. Additionally, multiple people involved were taken to local hospitals with injuries sustained in the collision and their current conditions remain of great concern to community members.

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Magnitude 2.7 earthquake shakes Stanislaus County

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A magnitude 2.7 earthquake shook Stanislaus County Saturday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey.

It struck at around 10:22 a.m., the USGS said, around 3.5 miles north of the census-designated place Diablo Grande and just under 9 miles west of the city of Patterson. 

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Highway 99 sees closures from flooding, heavy traffic and jackknifed semi-truck, CHP says

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Because of flooding and a jackknifed semi-truck on the southbound side of Highway 99 in Modesto on Monday morning, the California Highway Patrol urged drivers to find other routes.

The pair of incidents caused major delays for commuters, according to the CHP’s Modesto office. By 8:30 a.m. it appeared that both were being addressed. However, the traffic backup was expected to last well after that.

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15-Year-Old from Turlock, California Reported Missing Since November 27, 2023

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Donaven Carvalho, a 15-year-old from Turlock, California, has been reported missing since November 27, 2023. He is listed under the National Center For Missing and Exploited Children with NCIC# M447668704. Donaven is described as a black male, and his disappearance is currently under investigation by the Turlock Police Department.

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Motorcyclist killed in suspected DUI crash in Stanislaus County

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Drunk driving is suspected to be a factor in a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Stanislaus County Saturday night, the CHP said.

The crash happened in the area of Crows Landing Road and Ehrich Road around 8 p.m. Saturday.

A 47-year-old man from Patterson was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado south at about 35 mph on Crows Landing Road and was approaching Ehrlich Road, the CHP said.

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Details emerge about circumstances of crash that killed Turlock basketball coach

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New details have helped form a clearer picture as to what led up to the collision that killed a beloved Turlock High School basketball coach on Dec. 29. But what exactly happened remains murky.

Johnathan Williams, 48, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital after a rollover crash near Pitman High School. Williams was formerly the girls varsity basketball head coach for Turlock High and was an assistant coach of both the varsity boys and girls teams at the time of his death.

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Turlock residential fire displaces five, sends one to trauma center

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A fire early Tuesday morning displaced several people who live on the 4100 block of Ivory Lane in Turlock, according to fire officials.

Firefighters responded at about 12:30 a.m. and worked to knock down a fire at a single-family home.

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【Commentary】Community Grieves and Seeks Change Following Local Coach’s Tragic Death

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The Turlock community is mourning the loss of Johnathan Williams, a beloved basketball coach and Tesla employee, who died in a rollover crash on December 30, 2023. This tragedy, which occurred near Pitman High School, also left seven others with minor injuries. Williams' death has prompted a heartfelt response from the community, with support flowing in for his family through a GoFundMe page and Meal Train.

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【Commentary】Turlock Tragedy Sparks Conversation on Regional Traffic Safety

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A devastating traffic accident in Turlock, California has claimed the life of a 48-year-old local man and left several others injured. Occurring at West Christoffersen Parkway and Kilroy Avenue on a recent Friday evening, the multi-vehicle collision has the community seeking answers and action. The Turlock Police Department, arriving at around 4 p.m., is actively investigating and has ruled out drugs and alcohol as contributing factors.

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4 hurt after car slams into home in Modesto

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Four people were hospitalized in Modesto after a car slammed into a home Sunday afternoon.

Home surveillance video showed a car crashing into the home on Orangeburg Avenue.

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