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Run-off-Road Accident Causes Driver Fatality 

A fatal crash occurred in Sacramento on January 27 when a vehicle exited the roadway and landed on the edge of the freeway below. The collision, according to the Sacramento Police Department, occurred around 2:40 a.m. along the overpass for El Camino Avenue when a minivan rolled off the top and landed on the edge of the Business 80 freeway down below. The driver of the vehicle was discovered by authorities with major injuries, and despite life-saving efforts, died at the scene. 

Accident on Highway 99 Occurred as Motorcycle Policeman Was Going to Work

A fatal accident involving an Elk Grove motorcycle policeman and a wrong-way driver occurred in Sacramento on January 21. The fallen police officer was a 6-year veteran of the department and was fatally injured while riding his motorcycle to work. The officer was the first in the history of the Elk Grove Police Department to be killed while on duty. 

Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle Near Elverta

A pedestrian fatality was reported near Elverta on January 19 following a collision with a motor vehicle. According to the report issued by the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the accident happened on Elverta Road close to 16th Street as the pedestrian was walking along the roadway around 11:00 p.m. Emergency responders were called to the scene following the vehicle collision and transported the injured pedestrian to a hospital where he died. 

Fatal Accident on Florin Road Claims Life of Motorcycle Rider

A motorcycle collision with a motor vehicle resulted in the death of the rider in Sacramento on January 19. The accident was reported to the Sacramento Police Department around 6:20 p.m. near the Florin Road intersection with Munson Way. When officers arrived, they discovered the motorcyclist had suffered serious injuries. The rider was declared dead at the accident scene. 

Vehicle Exited West El Camino Avenue on-Ramp in Solo Vehicle Crash

A solo vehicle crash that killed a 19-year-old female driver was discovered on January 18 in Sacramento, however, authorities believe the fatal accident may have occurred days earlier. The accident occurred at the on-ramp for West El Camino Avenue that leads to Interstate 80 westbound when the vehicle, driven by a Woodland woman, struck a tree while at highway speeds. Because the crashed vehicle could not be seen from the road, officers with the California Highway Patrol (CHP) are uncertain when it occurred. 

Traffic Accident on Folsom Boulevard Takes Life of Female Pedestrian

A pedestrian fatality occurred in East Sacramento on January 13, which is being investigated by police. The crash occurred around 1:20 in the afternoon along Folsom Boulevard at 60th Street, according to a report by the Sacramento Police Department. There were two cars involved in the collision, however, neither driver suffered injuries that were significant.  

Two People Killed in I-80 Accident Near Raley Boulevard

A solo vehicle accident in Sacramento on January 12 killed both people inside after they were ejected. The accident happened along I-80 near the Raley Boulevard off-ramp. The incident report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) stated that the collision occurred around 1:10 in the morning and involved a Toyota Prius. 

Accident on 64th Street Occurs When Vehicle Hits Tree

A single-vehicle accident in Sacramento on January 5 resulted in a fatality after the car crashed into a tree. The accident happened on 64th Street between McMahon Drive and 39th Avenue shortly before midnight. When officers with the Sacramento Police Department responding to the call arrived at the scene, first aid was given to the driver, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle. 

Female Pedestrian Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver 

A pedestrian lost her life to a hit-and-run driver along Garden Highway on January 4. The accident happened between Lincoln Road and Epley Drive at about 10:45 p.m., according to Sacramento Police Department spokesperson, Officer Chad Lewis. When police responded to the call, they found a woman who had apparently been struck by a motor vehicle and had suffered major injuries. 

Pedestrian Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver on Stockton Boulevard

A pedestrian fatality caused by a hit-and-run driver occurred in Sacramento on January 2. The driver was located a short time later and placed under arrest. The fatal accident involving the pedestrian occurred near the intersection of Stockton Boulevard and Fruitridge Road around 1:20 a.m. 

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