Driver opens fire on CHP officer in Orosi, deputies investigating

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Wednesday, March 30, 2022

OROSI, Calif. (KFSN) -- Authorities are investigating after a driver opened fire on a California Highway Patrol officer in Tulare County.

The Sheriff's Office says it happened Tuesday before 10 pm near Clyde Avenue and Road 130 in Orosi.

Investigators say the CHP officer was taking a report while responding to an unrelated incident when someone in a dark-colored sedan drove by and fired the shots.

The officer was not injured.

Deputies are asking anyone with information to contact the Tulare County Sheriff's Office.