Officers from California Highway Patrol are currently responding to two local auto accidents, one of them involving a Dodge Durango and a utility pole on Cherokee Road in Tuolumne.
Traffic slows as emergency crews respond to a vehicle accident on Cherokee Road in Tuolumne. Courtesy photo / Sean Hiser
The accident resulted in minor injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol. The extent of damage to the power pole and possible outages were not available. One-way traffic control was in place as of 12:20 p.m.
A second accident was a head-on crash involving a motorcycle and a Mini Cooper on Tuolumne Road at Standard Road. As of 12:30 p.m., the California Highway Patrol’s Jamestown office had no word on whether anyone had been injured.