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Sacramento Intersection Accident Old Placerville Road

A January 15 accident at a Sacramento intersection led to one person being hospitalized with injuries. The collision happened in East Sacramento shortly after 5:30 in the afternoon at Old Placerville Road and Happy Lane and involved a Hyundai Genesis and Volvo sedan. One person was reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) as having been transported to Kaiser North for medical treatment and further evaluation. The roadway was reopened to traffic at around 6:20 p.m. It is unknown at this time whether alcohol or drugs were a factor in the accident. The collision is under investigation by the CHP to determine the cause.

Adrenal Gland Rupture in an Auto Accident

Auto accidents happen every day. While it can be tempting to gloss over the reports that come on the television and the radio, it is important to remember that people can be seriously injured or even killed in these collisions. Unfortunately, people often forget just how common these auto accidents can be. Some of the statistics that have been published regarding motor vehicle accidents on Driver Knowledge include:

Back Infection After an Auto Accident

There are many different hazards which people should be aware of whenever they set foot inside a motor vehicle. A car accident can occur at any time and can lead to lifelong injuries, complications, or even death. Some of the most common reasons why someone is involved in a car accident include speeding, distracted driving, drunk driving, equipment failure, and weather issues. According to some car accident statistics published by Driver Knowledge:

Sacramento Motor Vehicle Accident Injury

During the evening hours of January 9, a Sacramento motor vehicle accident injury occurred as a result of a multiple car crash underneath the off ramp for Exposition Boulevard at State Route 51. At least one individual involved in the incident was reported as having suffered a major motor vehicle accident injury. The number of vehicles involved in the crash was uncertain, but estimates were that there were about six. Among those were a Chevy Tahoe, Dodge r15, a small truck and several sedans. One of the vehicles was reported as having gone down an embankment.

Sacramento Vehicle Spinout on SR 99

A Sacramento vehicle spinout along State Route 99 during rush hour traffic on January 12 caused an injury to at least one person. The accident involved three vehicles, a Chevy Tahoe or Suburban, a Buick Regal and a black sedan. The Sacramento car accident blocked three lanes of the traffic heading northbound. A caller reported the Tahoe as having spun out, after which it struck the center divider and could not be moved. The driver of the vehicle that crashed into the center divide was reported as injured, and paramedics transported them to a hospital for unknown injuries. It is unclear how the other vehicles became involved in the Sacramento vehicle spin out.

Sacramento Traffic Accident Involves Seven Vehicles

A Sacramento traffic accident occurred during the morning hours of January 8 that resulted in a call for two ambulances and multiple tow trucks to clear the scene. Because of the collision, which involved at least seven vehicles, part of the northbound lanes on Bradshaw Road were closed south of California State Route 16. Alternate routes of travel were advised for those driving in the area to avoid a backup in traffic.

Gas Line Rupture in Sacramento Causes Massive Traffic Jam

A gas line rupture following a single-vehicle collision at Arden Way and Heritage Lane resulted in an injury to the driver sometime before 7:20 the morning of January 9 and caused long traffic delays throughout the area. The accident occurred outside Arden Fair Mall when the driver, for unknown reasons, ran into a pipeline that carries natural gas, causing it to rupture. All the Arden Way lanes were shut down to traffic from Ethan Way to Harvard Street as workers with PG&E arrived to contain the gas leak, and clean up was commenced. It was about 8:45 before the gas could be shut off.

Sacramento Motorist Head Injury

A Sacramento motorist head injury occurred on January 2 following a collision with another vehicle along U.S. Route 50. The accident was reported shortly before 6:00 pm along westbound U.S. 50 just east of the Mather Field Road north onramp. The number two lane was blocked by the crash. The driver, described as a male in his 60s, was able to move the Mercedes he was driving to the Chevron station nearby at Folsom and Mather, where he waited for authorities and medical personnel to arrive.

Sacramento Major Intersection Collision

A Sacramento major intersection collision occurred shortly before 7:00 in the evening at Power Inn Road and Scottsdale Drive when two vehicles collided. One of the two vehicles was emitting smoke from the engine, and flames were seen as it became engulfed. Only one vehicle was identified. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that it was a Chevy SparkAn ambulance was summoned to transport one individual, who was described as having major injuries.

Uterine Prolapse Following an Auto Accident

Car accidents are a major cause of both injuries and fatalities across the world. Unfortunately, despite the significant attention paid to safety and motor vehicles, collisions still occur. These accidents can lead to injuries that might impact victims for the rest of their life. Based on information that has been published by the World Health Organization, some of the statistics related to auto accidents and their associated injuries include: