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The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for Sept. 19, 2013:
The latest news - An accident on Tehachapi Boulevard this morning resulted in a 12-year-old boy being sent to the hospital with minor injuries after being struck by the mirror of a pick-up truck while crossing the street. The driver's vision was apparently obscured by the sun. Tehachapi Police Sgt. Keven Empey said the driver would not face any charges. The boy was treated at Tehachapi Hospital.
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PUBLIC SAFETY REPORT
The public safety report is based upon our request to have information from the various agencies each weekday morning, covering the period since our last contact. We appreciate those agencies that are helping us bring you the News@Noon.
NOTE: Reports of traffic stops, pedestrian checks and other activities without details have been eliminated from the reports published here.
Tehachapi Police Department:
Sept. 18, 2013
11:23 a.m. 911 call: At Keene exit on Highway 58, female is driving slow in the fast lane with a baby in her arms. Disposition: Turned over.
2:13 p.m. Suspicious people on South Robinson Street. Two male subjects are standing on the corner drinking beer; left on foot toward Central Park. Disposition: Arrest made.
6:30 p.m. Suspicious circumstances at hotel on West Tehachapi Boulevard. Third-hand information: small children are locked in the room and crying for their mother, who isn't waking up off the bed. Reporting party states the A/C is on the the small baby looks cold and sick. Disposition: Report taken.
Sept. 19, 2013
7:09 a.m. Auto accident with minor injuries on East Tehachapi Boulevard. Twelve-year-old boy in crosswalk was "clipped" in the arm by the driver of a pick-up truck whose vision was impaired by the sun.
Bear Valley Springs Police Department:
Sept. 18, 2013
4:19 Warrant service at Dart Drive. Disposition: Arrest made.
Sept. 19, 2013
12:22 a.m. Driving under the influence on Bear Valley Road. Possible DUI coming through the gate. Disposition: Unable to locate.
Kern County Sheriff Tehachapi Substation: Nothing reported.
Stallion Springs Police Department: Nothing reported.
California Highway Patrol: Nothing reported.
The National Weather Service in Hanford provides the following forecast for the Tehachapi area:
This afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Highs through the weekend will be right around 70 degrees, with lows dropping into the 40s. Sunday, Sept. 22 marks the beginning of autumn!
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• Directors from the Golden Hills CSD will meet at 6:30 tonight at the CSD building, 21415 Reeves St.
• The next Airport Commission meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 8 at the Pilot's Lounge, 314 N. Hayes St.
MOUNTAIN SPORTS THIS WEEK
Football – Varsity/Jayvee at Arvin on Friday, Sept. 20. Frosh at Arvin on Thursday, Sept. 19. Jayvee/Frosh at 5 p.m. and Varsity at 7:30 p.m.
Volleyball – Varsity at Madera Classic Tournament on Friday-Saturday, Sept. 20-21.
Girls Tennis – Varsity (away) and Jayvee (home) tonight vs. North. Matches start at 3:30 p.m.
Cross Country – Varsity/Jayvee at Wolfpack Invite on Saturday, Sept. 21.
Girls Golf – Varsity at Bakersfield Country Club for SEYL Mini Monday, Sept. 23. Tee-off is at noon.
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