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Motorcyclist Dies in Head-on Collision

(Updated to add victim name)-A Grass Valley man has died in a motorcycle crash on McCourtney Road. Highway Patrol officer Mike Steele says the crash happened before 5 o’clock Tuesday afternoon just west of the fairgrounds. Sixty-six year-old Gabriel Oliver was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson, and collided head-on with a 1991 Dodge van…

Listen to Mike Steele 1

Steele says there was another vehicle that was able to avoid the crash…

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The driver of the van is a 27 year-old Nevada City woman. Steele says alcohol or drugs did not appear to be a factor.


1 Comment

June 27, 2019


I'm his new neighbor.. he worked so hard on our road this week... he is a great guy and very friendly... we are going to miss him in our neighborhood. REST IN PEACE MY NEW FRIEND

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