Calvin Knight was with his family at Sandy Beach Park in Rio Vista, Solano County coroner’s office Deputy Jackson Harris said.
A Rio Vista woman was shot at least twice by police Saturday morning after she allegedly tried to run officers down during a pursuit and attempted traffic stop.
A Rio Vista man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of felony child abuse and committing lewd acts on children at his wife’s in-house day care center, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.
The owner of a helicopter flight school, with a student who was involved in a midair collision over Solano County, says the aircraft narrowly escaped what could have been a deadly crash.
Officials say a small plane and a helicopter landed safely after making contact in the air in the San Francisco Bay Area and there are no reports of any injuries.
A natural gas pipeline ruptured east of Rio Vista on Friday night, sparking a fire that shot up large flames.
With a renewed emphasis on natural gas as a cleaner-burning alternative fuel, Rio Vista — at the center of one of the state’s biggest gas fields — should benefit but there are signs that the gas wells are slowly giving out.
A minimum-security inmate who escaped from a conservation camp in Solano County Sunday night was captured in Rio Vista late Thursday night, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said this afternoon.