Postal worker recovering from crash

A US postal worker is recovering after crashing his mail truck while on duty in Chico Thursday afternoon.

Posted: Jul 19, 2019 4:28 PM

CHICO, Calif. - A US postal worker is recovering after crashing his mail truck while on duty in Chico Thursday afternoon. 

Chico police said they believe the man had a medical emergency while driving on Walnut Court. 

Police conducted a high-risk stop, meaning they ordered him out at gunpoint. However, they put the guns away once they confirmed it was a medical emergency. 

Action News Now is working to learn more about the man's condition. 

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