Police Log: Towed vehicle overturns
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Crash on Grant Line Road
A Tracy Police Department officer looks over the scene of a Thursday, Jan. 10, crash between a Toyota Tacoma and a Pontiac Firebird on Grant Line Road near Chabot Court.  Glenn Moore/Tracy Press
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Three vehicles were involved in an accident Thursday, Jan. 10, when one of the vehicles — which was being towed — rolled over and hit the third.

The accident occurred at 2:37 p.m. in the area of Chabot Court and Grant Line Road, just east of the city.

According to witnesses, one vehicle was being towed by a second when it somehow rolled over and struck a third passenger vehicle.

No injuries were reported.

Officers requested to have a Toyota Tacoma and a Pontiac Firebird towed from the scene.

Tracy police received 172 calls for service Thursday, Jan. 10. The following is a sample of those reports.

9:24 a.m.: A guest at the Extended Stay hotel, 2526 Pavilion Park, was accused of stealing the television from a hotel room. Employees allegedly found the television missing from the room after the guest switched to a different room. It couldn’t be proven that the guest stole the television, so police documented the report. No further investigation is expected.

10:17 a.m.: Police arrested a 58-year-old man and his passenger during a traffic stop in the area of Kavanagh Avenue and Golden Springs Drive. The man was wanted for undisclosed charges. It was also discovered that the passenger, who is a minor, was also wanted unknown charges. The minor was taken to San Joaquin County Juvenile Hall, while the man was taken to San Joaquin County Jail.

3:32 p.m.: A 22-year-old employee at O’Reilly Auto Parts, 1210 N. Tracy Blvd., was cited and released for auto theft for allegedly allowing customers to take merchandise out of the store without paying.

• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Additional information is based on reports from officers and other law enforcement agencies. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.
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