Eventful night, both locally and on the Lost Coast.
Quake rattles the towns of Ferndale-Rio Dell in keeping with “Big News” incidents occurring whenever News24/680 staffer heads north for a little “Beach and Quiet.”
Turned into another long night and our newsroom was saddened to hear that 11 people were injured and 2 men died as the result of medical complications stemming from the loss of power and other conditions in the area.
Also grateful to those Lost Coast residents who took a moment and used valuable power to update us on their situation via our Social Media pages.
Locally, crews of scalliwags unconcerned by earthquakes continued to cause tremors of their own, attempting to rip off catalytic converters and homes. Thanks for the tips on those and other incidents, folks.
Car stolen in Lafayette, infamous KIA spotted at another “heavy” retail theft in Pleasant Hill. Essentially, crews of crooks are on the move and picking off targets of opportunity.
Now, if we can just get through Christmas…