CHP officer killed as patrol vehicle hit by drunken driver

CHP officer killed as patrol vehicle hit by drunken driver

California Highway Patrol Officer Andrew Camilleri died in a crash on southbound I-880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve, authorities said.

Assistant Chief Ernest Sanchez said at at a Monday morning press conference that a speeding red Cadillac hit the back of the patrol auto Camilleri and Velasquez were in, reports CBS San Francisco.

Assistant Chief Ernest Sanchez said the driver was travelling at a high speed on Interstate 880 in Hayward when he slammed into the back of a CHP SUV parked on the right shoulder.

A California Highway Patrol officer was killed when a patrol auto in which he was riding was struck on an on-ramp to Interstate 880 in Hayward, authorities said Monday.

Amazon acquires smart home video platform Blink
A future goal for Amazon is to inspire more people to become Amazon-loyal customers with Amazon-filled households. It has Fire TV for streaming content on television, which competes with Google Chromecast and Apple TV.

The officer who died was in the passenger seat. The officers were stopped as part of their efforts to patrol the highway, which involves using tools such as radar, Sanchez said.

"The effect was severe to the point that it transformed an utility vehicle into a conservative vehicle", Sanchez said at a Christmas morning news meeting.

He was married with three children.

Sanchez said the suspected intoxicated driver was coming home from a party and "obviously had too much to drink and too much to smoke" when the collision happened, the East Bay Times reports.

Trading of Bitcoin Cash temporarily suspended pending an investigation
The company is investigating the possibility of insider trading by its employees who had prior knowledge of the announcement. On its blog, Coinbase said the service of buying and selling Bitcoin Cash was available on its exchange , GDAX.

"Anne and I are deeply saddened to learn of the tragic loss of Officer Camilleri", Brown said.

The second officer suffered minor injuries. He suffered injuries, but was treated and released from the hospital. "We join his family, friends and the entire California Highway Patrol in mourning his death and in honoring his sacrifice", he said in the statement.

The CHP declined to release the name of the driver who hit the patrol auto.

Utah Jazz: Rudy Gobert expected to miss 3-4 weeks
The Jazz also have recalled Tony Bradley from the Salt Lake Stars, a move first reported by The Tribune on Friday night. Gobert's had good luck in that neither knee injury was too serious, but bad luck because this keeps happening.

Related Articles

  • Tehachapi children receive wishes from Salvation Army Angel Tree

    Tehachapi children receive wishes from Salvation Army Angel Tree

    "I'm in the middle, seeing both sides, and that's exciting", said Kim, the commanding officer for The Salvation Army of Meridian. In many cases, a person or group adopted a child and prepared gift packages for children.
    Chrome will start blocking 'intrusive' ads starting February 15

    Chrome will start blocking 'intrusive' ads starting February 15

    If there's a single ad on a page that breaks the rules, all ads on that page will be blocked, even if the others are in compliance.
    Bigg Boss 11: Hiten Tejwani gets evicted from Salman Khan's show

    Bigg Boss 11: Hiten Tejwani gets evicted from Salman Khan's show

    Shilpa joins the discussion and says that they can eat anything out of the menu inclusing bheja fry (Vikas) or snake (Arshi). The contestants who are playing the audience declare Arshi-Vikas as the victor , eventually making them win the round 1.
  • Unemployment steady as Maryland adds 5400 jobs in November

    Unemployment steady as Maryland adds 5400 jobs in November

    Payroll Survey Estimates - The preliminary nonfarm payroll jobs estimate was up 2,100 from one year ago to 619,200 for November. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Alaska's unemployment rate is at its highest levels since May 2012, when it was also 7.2 percent.
    One vote in recount gives House Democrats 50th seat

    One vote in recount gives House Democrats 50th seat

    After a recount Tuesday had Democrat Shelly Simonds declaring victory by a margin of one vote over Republican Del. A three-judge panel must formally certify the recount vote, which is set to happen on Wednesday, Armitage said.
    Pre & Post Match Preview: India Wins Toss, Elects to Field

    Pre & Post Match Preview: India Wins Toss, Elects to Field

    The double-century maker of the last game was back in the hut and here was an opportunity to put more pressure on the hosts. He will continue to marshal Team India in the three-match T20I series, which starts on Wednesday (December 20) in Cuttack.
  • Jordan Feldstein, Maroon 5 manager and Jonah Hill's brother, dead at 40

    Jordan Feldstein, Maroon 5 manager and Jonah Hill's brother, dead at 40

    Feldstein (smiling in the center of the pic, above) passed away after he called 911 last night for shortness of breath. The cause of his death was reported to be from a heart attack, according to the Feldstein family.
    9th Circuit rules against third travel ban

    9th Circuit rules against third travel ban

    Trump didn't justify the ban, that it overstepped his powers and that it amounted to unconstitutional discrimination . While the appeals court panel deemed Trump's order illegal, the judges did not say it should be completely halted.

    APLU Seeks Answers from OMB on Reported Word Restrictions at CDC

    Analysts were allegedly given alternative wordings that they were encouraged to use, in some cases. Others have speculated that the list did not come from Trump administration officials at all.
  • Smelly gift was sent to Mnuchin

    Smelly gift was sent to Mnuchin

    Once police opened it and saw the horse poop, investigators deemed the package non-threatening, KTLA reported Saturday . Police said the package was delivered in Christmas wrapping, and the sender was listed as "the American people".
    Health officials expect Minnesota flu cases to rise

    Health officials expect Minnesota flu cases to rise

    Lamont said the flu cases were seen as early as September, but confirmed cases have skyrocketed every day over the past 10 days. Officials with the South Dakota Department of Health say a Day County resident in their 70s has died from the flu.
    Celtic's record run ends at 69 after hammering by Hearts

    Celtic's record run ends at 69 after hammering by Hearts

    I thought in the first half particularly they were physically better than us and they thoroughly deserved their lead. And Rodgers made sure he reserved some praise for his own stars. "But I also want to congratulate my players".