Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help in identifying a dead female body that was recovered from the ocean over the weekend.
An overturned tanker that spilled fuel closed state Highway 1 north of Jenner, a community in Sonoma County, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Exactly ten years ago, a young couple camping at a Sonoma County beach near Jenner was shot to death while they slept in their sleeping bags; the case remains unsolved. Their victims’ families will visit the site Friday where it all happened.
An oil tanker overturned on state Highway 1 Tuesday morning, spilling 5,600 gallons of oil onto the roadway and into a dry creek bed north of Jenner in Sonoma County, California Highway Patrol officials said.
Transportation officials say a section of Highway 1 through Sonoma County closed because of storm damage will remain closed indefinitely.
State Highway 1 between Meyers Grade Road north of Jenner and Timber Cove Road north of Fort Ross on the Sonoma Coast will remain closed for at least a week.
A mud- and rockslide has closed state Highway 1 north of Jenner on the Sonoma Coast until at noon on Friday, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Mendocino County man for robbery and other offenses after a pursuit along state Highway 1 on the Sonoma Coast Friday afternoon.
UPDATE: A motorcyclist who died after he drove off state Highway 1 near Jenner on Tuesday afternoon was identified Wednesday morning as 48-year-old Douglas Scott Fennell, of Santa Rosa.
A Southern California woman who went missing over the weekend was found dead inside her car in the Russian River in Sonoma County on Monday afternoon, authorities said Tuesday.