Clear
35.6 ° F
Full Weather
Sponsored By:

Malfunction At Dam

Sponsored by:

Officials are blaming an electrical malfunction for the release of a wall of water from a Placer County dam. Two gates at Ralston Dam popped open early yesterday morning as officials were conducting tests at a nearby powerhouse.

Authorities used helicopters to warn people downstream. There were no reports of injuries.

Use the myMotherLode.com Keyword Search to go straight to a specific page

Popular Pages

  • Local News
  • Fire Info
  • Weather
  • Dining Guide
  • Classifieds
  • Events
  • Movies
  • Tourism
  • Polls
  • Traffic
  • Media
  • Real Estate

Use the myMotherLode.com Keyword Search to go straight to a specific page

Popular Pages

  • Local News
  • Fire Info
  • Weather
  • Dining Guide
  • Classifieds
  • Events
  • Movies
  • Tourism
  • Polls
  • Traffic
  • Media
  • Real Estate
Feedback