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Two-Vehicle Crash Near Massie Court Blocks Traffic in Sacramento

A two-vehicle crash in Sacramento on April 3 resulted in one person being injured. The accident occurred just after 6:30 in the evening between Stockton Boulevard and Suncountry Lane near Massie Court when a Chevy sedan and Toyota Camry collided. The crash blocked the northbound number one lane. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the Chevy sustained damage to the right rear and axle, while the Toyota had major front-end damage. The accident is under investigation by authorities to determine how it occurred. As yet, the condition of those involved in the two-vehicle crash has not been announced by authorities. 

GMC Pickup and Ford Fiesta Collide in Exit Ramp Traffic Collision

A rear-end exit ramp traffic collision caused one injury along Interstate 80 in Sacramento on April 1. The accident, which involved a GMC Sierra pickup and a Ford Fiesta, occurred around 3:24 in the afternoon on the exit ramp for Longview Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP) report. One of those involved in the collision complained of pain, and responders with the Sacramento Fire Department arrived to assess injuries. An investigation into the cause of the traffic collision is being conducted by the CHP to place fault and determine how it happened.

Accident on Grove Avenue in Sacramento Causes Injuries

An accident due to a head-on collision in Sacramento on March 24 caused an injury to one woman. Officers with the Sacramento Police Department were called to the scene of the collision along Grove Avenue in the neighborhood of Noralto around 3:47 in the afternoon. Major damage occurred to both vehicles, and one had to be towed away. The woman who was injured was transported to a local hospital with injuries described as non-life threatening. The Sacramento police are investigating to see who was at fault in the collision.

Accident Blocks Four Lanes of Traffic Near Connector With Highways 99 and 50

A multiple-vehicle crash along the Capital City Freeway on March 21 resulted in injuries. The accident happened along the eastbound side of the freeway close to the connector with Highways 99 and 50. It blocked four lanes of traffic, according to the report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The four-vehicle accident may have been caused by a kayak in the middle of one of the lanes close to S Street, which was spotted at about 2:43 in the afternoon. The four-car collision occurred a short time later. It was almost an hour until clean up crews cleared the wreckage, leaving the number one lane to handle the passing traffic.

Tesla Crash in 2018 Due to Multiple Issues

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) criticized the driver of a Tesla who was killed in Mountainview, California, on March 13, 2018, when his vehicle hit a barrier and burst into flames. The agency also had harsh words for Tesla, Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) and manufacturers of cell phones at the late February meeting. At the time of the crash, according to the NTSB, Wei Huang, the driver of the Tesla, did not have his hands on the wheel and was playing a video game when the crash occurred.

Collision Along 19th and J Streets Leads to Arrest

An accident occurred in Sacramento between two vehicles in Midtown Sacramento on March 16 that involved a suspected drunk driver. The collision occurred at 19th and J streets around 12:50 a.m. The California Highway Patrol (CHP), Sacramento Police, and responders with the Sacramento Fire Department arrived quickly at the scene. One of the drivers in the accident was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Although no one was transported to a hospital, it is unknown whether injuries occurred. Traffic was blocked in the area while an investigation into how the accident happened progressed.

State Route 99 Single-Vehicle Accident 

A single-vehicle accident in Sacramento resulted in one person being transported to a local hospital with injuries. The collision occurred along State Route 99 southbound just north of the eastbound Mack Road exit ramp around 5:51 in the afternoon, as reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). A maroon minivan reportedly crashed into the retaining wall for an unknown reason. A number of vehicles pulled over to the help, and a bus driver who had stopped helped the injured party out of their car. A tow truck was called to remove the vehicle, and the injured party was transported by emergency responders to Kaiser South for treatment and evaluation. The CHP is investigating to determine what caused the crash.

Accident on Eastbound Folsom Boulevard in Sacramento

A rollover accident in Sacramento recently ended with one vehicle landing on the trunk of the car in front of it. According to a report by the Sacramento Police Department, the accident happened shortly before 12:30 in the afternoon along eastbound Folsom Boulevard at the intersection with Ramona Avenue. According to reports, the vehicle flipped over for unknown reasons before landing. Emergency responders arrived at the scene quickly to clear it, and a tow truck was required to remove the vehicle from the trunk of the other car. No injuries were reported in the accident. Investigators with the Sacramento police will be determining how and why the collision occurred. 

Three-Vehicle Collision in Sacramento on Martin Luther King Boulevard

A three-vehicle collision in Sacramento occurred on March 8, along Martin Luther King Boulevard, which sent at least one person to a hospital. The accident occurred at the intersection with 47th Avenue at about 9:24 in the evening. According to the police report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP), one of the vehicles sustained front-end damage, while another had the passenger-side door crushed in. Northbound lanes of MLK Boulevard were blocked as the CHP conducted an investigation into the cause of the crash, and tow truck operators cleared the accident site. The injured person was transported to a hospital by paramedics with the Sacramento Fire Department following the three-vehicle collision. 

Two Accidents Between Mather Field and Bradshaw Roads Result in Critical Injuries

Two accidents involving critical injuries occurred along westbound Highway 50 in Sacramento during the early hours of March 6. The accidents happened between Mather Field Road and Bradshaw Road at around 12:30 in the morning, according to reports by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). In the first accident, a vehicle collided with the center divider, and while that incident was being investigated, another occurred. In the second collision, one vehicle ended up on the shoulder of the road in the grass and the other was on the exit ramp. Four people were reported as critically injured and taken by emergency responders with the Sacramento Fire Department to area hospitals. Two others suffered minor injuries. Several lanes along Highway 50 remained closed for a time while the accident site was cleared, and investigations were conducted into the causes.