Articles Tagged with Citrus Heights Accidents

Citrus Heights Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Death
Citrus Heights Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Death

On Thursday, August 27, 2015 at approximately 11:05 p.m. a vehicle hit and killed a pedestrian along Auburn Boulevard at about Twin Oaks Avenue.  Shortly thereafter, the man was pronounced dead at the scene by Metro Fire District.  We understand the deceased suffered fatal injuries consistent with being hit by a car.

CITRUS HEIGHTS ENDURES VANDALISM
CITRUS HEIGHTS ENDURES VANDALISM

Isn’t it infuriating enough when a law abiding citizen learns his car has been broken into by some thief randomly targeting his neighborhood?  The story that follows is an egregious form of vandalism that sent shock waves through a local neighborhood.

FELONY DUI CHARGES
CITRUS HEIGHTS POLICE BRING FELONY DUI CHARGES

Citrus Heights Police Department charged a 36-year-old man with felony driving under the influence (DUI), reckless driving and felony DUI causing injury after a frightful head-on crash behind Raley’s grocery store. The drunk driver was headed southbound in his Dodge Dakota truck on Zenith Drive about 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.  Witnesses say the truck was  going fast and recklessly when it crashed head-on into a Chrysler PT Cruiser sending both occupants of that vehicle to the hospital. The drunk driver refused medical treatment and was taken to jail.

Citrus Heights Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
Citrus Heights Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

This good weather makes for a lot of outdoor festivals, concerts and barbeques. Along with all that comes the consumption of a lot of tasty food and the proverbial alcoholic beverages. Please don’t forget to select your designated driver. In the alternative, consider calling UBER or a local taxicab company if you overindulge.