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Madison Avenue Accident Involved Multiple Vehicles

A multiple-vehicle crash in Fair Oaks on June 20 reportedly caused minor injuries. The four-vehicle collision occurred along westbound Madison Avenue just west of Hazel Avenue around 4:14 p.m. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that it involved a Toyota van, Subaru Forester and two additional vehicles, blocking traffic. At least two of the vehicles had to be towed from the scene. An investigation into the cause of the accident is underway by the CHP to determine which driver/drivers were at fault and how the accident occurred.

Pedestrian Struck and Killed at Fair Oaks Boulevard Intersection

A hit-and-run on June 20 caused the death of a pedestrian and is under investigation by authorities. The fatal accident occurred around 9:00 p.m. at the intersection of Fair Oaks Boulevard and El Camino Avenue. The male pedestrian who was killed was hit while walking along Fair Oaks Boulevard in a northbound lane, according to the incident report issued by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). He was declared dead at the accident scene. Police have not released information about the vehicle that struck the pedestrian and fled.

Accident on Sunrise Boulevard Results in a Fatality and Serious Injury

A single-vehicle crash in Rancho Cordova on June 18 killed the driver and injured a passenger. The accident happened sometime before 2:00 a.m. on Sunrise Boulevard, southbound, close to Gold Country Boulevard. Officers with the Rancho Cordova Police Department responded to the accident scene.

Accident on Nyack Road Off-Ramp Causes Three Injuries

Three people were injured in an accident at Emigrant Gap on June 17, which was reportedly caused by another driver. The collision occurred along eastbound I-80 at the Nyack Road off-ramp east of Nevada City at around 4:20 p.m. It was reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) that a black sedan ran off the roadway and crashed into a semi that was parked. 

Single-Vehicle Big Rig Accident Causes Partial Rollover

A gas tanker truck was involved in a single-vehicle crash in Nevada City on June 14 when it went off the roadway and partially overturned. The collision occurred along westbound Highway 20 between Nevada Street and Harmony Ridge around 11:37 in the morning. The driver was reportedly going around a curve at a slow speed. However, the rear duals on the trailer exited the roadway during the turn, which made it end up in a culvert and against an embankment.

Accident on Highway 50 Trans Ramp Caused by Jackknifed Big Rig

A jackknife accident involving a big rig shut down traffic on the Highway 50 trans ramp in Sacramento for more than an hour as the site was cleared. The accident occurred on the ramp off the West Side Freeway around 7:10 a.m., when the big rig jackknifed across the lanes, causing two other vehicles to spin out into the mud. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that traffic came to a complete stop until vehicles began passing on the right-hand side. 

Accident at Rose Parade Way Intersection Injures Bicyclist

A hit-and-run driver injured a Sacramento bicycle rider on June 13 at a local intersection. The crash occurred at the intersection of Rose Parade Way and Spellbinder Court around 8:25 p.m. and was reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). Emergency responders were summoned to the accident scene and transported the bicyclist to UC Davis Medical Center for medical care. The extent of injuries to the rider was not reported. The hit-and-run driver involved in the accident is being sought by authorities.

Five Teenagers Involved in Rollover Accident Near Napa 

A solo vehicle crash near Napa injured three teenagers in which the driver, 18, was alleged to be drunk driving. The accident happened along Silverado Trail near Yountville Cross Road around 12:05 in the morning, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP) report, when the driver reportedly lost control, the vehicle rolled and then struck a utility pole. Three of the five occupants riding in the Honda Civic were taken to Providence Queen of the Valley Medical Center, one of them, an American Canyon resident, with major injuries. 

Head-On Crash on Highway 20 Causes a Fatality and Multiple Injuries

A traffic fatality and multiple casualties were reported near Nevada City on June 4 after a collision with a livestock trailer loaded with sheep. A news release by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the accident happened along Highway 20 close to Chalk Bluff Road. The driver of an Acura TL was going east through a winding area of the highway at too fast a speed and crossed over into the opposing lane, where it struck a Ford F-350 pickup head-on. 

Crash South of Isleton Involves Seven Vehicles

A major crash occurred in Sacramento County on May 27 when two vehicles collided, causing a pileup. The accident happened around 2:15 p.m. along State Route 12 near Jackson Slough Road south of Isleton. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) report stated that heavy traffic had stopped for an unknown reason on SR 12 eastbound when a car hauler, which neither slowed nor stopped, slammed into a minivan and caused an accident with three additional vehicles in front. 

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