Citrus Heights Skateboarder Accident
A horrific Citrus Heights skateboarder accident happened on December 27 when a parolee struck the skateboarder while driving along Auburn Boulevard. The collision caused the skateboarder to pass through the windshield of the vehicle. The driver continued on with the skateboarder still in the car on the passenger side. Police received a call reporting what had happened and used that information to locate the female skateboarder, age 27, who was still in the vehicle, although the driver had left. She was transported to a local hospital with what were described as non-life threatening but major injuries.