Alta Sierra residents treated badly by CHP |

Alta Sierra residents treated badly by CHP

I would like to respond to the letter written by Patty Youngclaus concerning the CHP’s lack of help in Alta Sierra during the recent snow storm.

I am just appalled at the way the CHP mishandled this situation. I always thought they were there to help the citizens in time of need. Why wasn’t a snow plow called? To be told to abandon your car and walk two-plus miles in snow is a sad situation, especially in this day and age with all the crazies out there. What were they thinking? The CHP then had the cars towed away after lying to the cars’ owners. Sounds like the CHP got quite a cut out of all of this.

That the CHP was rude does not surprise me as I have called several times concerning different issues, and they are extremely rude! I sincerely hope all of the people in Alta Sierra that were affected by this will band together and fight the CHP. Please, do not accept this type of action. It is an embarrassment to Nevada County, they do not have the right. Fight back!

Elaine Davidson

Grass Valley

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