Ronald Lee Wells, 73, was southbound on Highway 41 just north of the 22-Mile House just after 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Apr. 15, near an area known locally as the Rocky Cut.
For unknown reasons, Wells allowed his 1987 GMC Sierra Classic pickup to drift into the opposing lane and into oncoming traffic, according to CHP.
Just after 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Apr. 15, reports came in to 911 of a 3-vehicle accident blocking both lanes with several injured and one person pinned inside their vehicle.
Brandon Johns, 29, was arrested on Sunday, Apr. 12, at a hotel in Madera. He was wanted for numerous felony charges in regard to contacting teenage girls online and by cell phone, trying to engage them in sexually oriented conversations, and soliciting them to send him sexually explicit photos.
Detectives were following up on a report of a stolen boat motor and received information that the motor could be at the residence on Brookhill.
A Silver Alert has been activated by the CHP on behalf of the Sheriff's Office. Todd reportedly suffers from a medical condition and may become disoriented.
An 11-year-old boy was walking along the street when a minivan pulled up behind him and the male driver asked the boy if he wanted a ride.
Benjamin Leslie Peugh was transported by air ambulance to Community Regional Medical Center after the crash, but succumbed to what were described by CHP as major injuries.
Just after 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 24, Steven Avellana, 41, of Oakhurst was eastbound on Road 222 at approximately 45 mph, approaching the intersection with Road 220, according to CHP.