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U.S. 50 Accident Occurs Between Street Sweeper and Truck

An accident causing major injury happened in Rancho Cordova on September 13 after a truck and street sweeper collided on U.S. 50. The crash happened around 10:51 at night along the eastbound side of U.S. 50 at the northbound Zinfandel Drive on-ramp. A heavy-duty tow truck was needed to remove a 24-foot truck weighing around 18 thousand pounds, which had sustained major rear-end damage. The accident is being investigated by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) to find out how it occurred and to place fault. At the time of this report, no information had been released on possible injuries in the collision.

Accident on the Twin Cities Road Off-Ramp Caused by Big Rig

A semi accident on an Elk Grove highway off-ramp on September 13 caused problems for local drivers. The accident was reported at around 7:00 a.m. on the Twin Cities Road off-ramp just west of Interstate 5 when a semi pulling a double trailer crashed into a power pole, knocking it down across the roadway. In addition, one of the trailers being pulled by the semi became detached and overturned, blocking the eastbound lanes, according to the police report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP)

I-80 Accident Occurs Between Passenger Vehicle and Big Rig

A crash with a big rig caused minor injuries to one person in an accident on I-80 in Sacramento on September 9. The collision occurred around 10:46 a.m. along eastbound I-80 just west of the southbound Truxel Road on-ramp. The incident report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) said that the SUV crashed into the big rig and then overturned three times. 

Accident on West Side Freeway Occurs During the Early Morning Hours

An injury occurred in a three-vehicle accident in Sacramento on September 8 on the West Side Freeway that involved a big rig. The collision was reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) as happening around 5:11 a.m. along northbound I-5 just south of the Cosumnes River Boulevard off-ramp. Two lanes were blocked by the crash, which involved a big rig, Ford Escape, and a BMW, with an injury reported to someone in the truck. 

Accident Near the S.R. 99 Connector Blocks Two Lanes

A multiple-vehicle crash involving a U-Haul box truck occurred along westbound U.S. 50 in Sacramento on September 5. The accident involved the box truck and a Lexus sedan, and occurred around 4:34 p.m., according to the police report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The collision happened east of the westbound S.R. 99 connector and blocked two lanes.

Accident Near the I-80 Connector Results in Disabled Semi

A semi collision with a pickup occurred on the West Side Highway in Sacramento on August 29, and a possible injury was reported. The collision occurred on northbound I-5 just north of the I-80 connector around 7:40 p.m. The incident report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) said the collision involved a Kenworth tractor-trailer and Chevy Silverado and occurred when the driver of the pickup rear-ended the semi. 

Truck Cab Is a Total Loss After Accident on I-5 

A big rig accident happened in Elk Grove along Interstate 5 on August 24 and caught fire after the driver lost control. The accident occurred during the early morning hours near Elk Grove Boulevard. The driver of the big rig got out safely, but the cab of the truck was a complete loss due to the fire. According to Caltrans, one lane along I-5 was shut down due to the crash and the presence of Sacramento Fire Department firefighters, who arrived to put out the blaze. Investigators with the California Highway Patrol (CHP) are examining the incident to determine why it happened.

Woman Calls Police to Report Being Struck by a Hit-and-Run Semi

A driver in Sacramento experienced a close call on August 24 after a hit-and-run accident involving a big rig. The collision occurred around 9:44 a.m. along Northgate Boulevard near Interstate 80. The accident was called into the California Highway Patrol (CHP) by the woman whose vehicle was reportedly struck, who said the semi hit the side of her vehicle and continued on without stopping. 

Lake County Cement Truck Crash Hospitalizes One

On Thursday, August 12, 2021, one person was sent to the hospital after suffering injuries in a Lake County cement truck accident. Reports issued by California Highway Patrol (CHP) indicate that the accident involved a single vehicle and happened during the morning in a rural area. No other individuals were reported to have been involved in the crash, and the accident is still under CHP investigation.

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