Fatal crash

Union Democrat staff

A woman was killed when the car she was traveling in collided with a tree stump this afternoon north of Sonora.

The accident, reported at 2:37 p.m., happened on Highway 49, at Flume Road.

The driver of the car, a black Mustang, went off the road on a curve while driving north.

CHP Officer Elliott Lopez said the driver, a man whose identity hasn't been released yet, was arrested for suspicion of drunk driving.

11916483
The Union Democrat
This image is copyrighted.

Reach all of Sonora, Calaveras County, Tuolumne, Angels Camp, Twain Harte, & Jamestown with your items to sell.

Ads appear Online and in Print

View Classifieds Place an Ad

Connect with The Union Democrat

Union Democrat Newsstand

Sunday September 25, 2016

Read digital interactive editions of our publications

Read Today's Edition Take A Tour

More Publications by The Union Democrat

View All Publications
Walking Man of Murphys hits milestone

09/22/2016

Thursday marked the eighth anniversary since Ric Ryan began his trek as ... more

Light snow forecast for the Central Sierra

09/21/2016

The coldest day of the changing season is expected Thursday across the ... more