City trash truck hits bicyclist in Midtown
Allegedly, a City of Sacramento trash truck was traveling northbound on 21st St. A bicyclist was also traveling northbound on the west side of 21st.
Just a few blocks from Brown’s Sacramento residence the trash truck turned west onto Capitol Ave. from 21st Street, striking the bicyclist as he was traveling.
This on the heels of the new three-foot passing law, AB1371, coming into effect shortly for California motorists. Governor Brown signed the new bill into law this past September. (more…)
Sac City Firefighters extinguish occupied burning vehicle after early morning rollover accident
Sacramento, CA | The solo occupant of a vehicle was killed early Saturday morning when his car crashed and burst into flames.
Early Saturday morning, a vehicle traveling south on highway 99 from Florin was traveling at a slow rate of speed and straddling the slow lane and shoulder at approx 65MPH according to CHP. (more…)
Paladin wrecks near Downtown Sacramento
Sacramento, CA | Security vehicle allegedly causes crash near Downtown Sacramento.
According to witnesses, a Paladin security guard traveling east on Richards Blvd., allegedly turned left in front of a west bound vehicle at the intersection of Richards Blvd and Vine Street Tuesday afternoon. (more…)
Driver survives major collision with Sacramento lightrail commuter train in downtown Sacramento
Sacramento, CA | A man had to be extricated from his vehicle in Downtown Sacramento Thursday after colliding with a lightrail commuter train.
The intersection at 10th Street and O Street in Downtown Sacramento was a buzz as usual around lunchtime Thursday when a Sacramento Rapid Transit Lightrail train collided with two vehicles at the intersection. (more…)
Vehicle careens off freeway off ramp into pole in Arden area.
Sacramento, CA | Many vehicle accident calls have EMS/Fire and Law Enforcement crews busy today.
Wherever you were in Sacramento Tuesday, you probably heard sirens wailing regularly through the day as responders made their way to a myriad of vehicle accidents on the freeways and surface streets in the region, even in a college parking structure where several vehicles were hit. (more…)
Brutal DUI collision in front of Sacramento County Main Jail
Sacramento, CA | Three victims transported and one driver arrested early Saturday morning in a brutal DUI collision in front of the main jail.
Three people were sent the hospital in an early morning collision Saturday in front of the Sacramento County Main Jail. (more…)
Vehicle rolled several times before coming to rest in the clover leaf section
Sacramento, CA | A passenger and ejected driver survived a crash with multiple rollovers on Highway 99.
Just before midnight Friday evening, a vehicle traveling north bound on Highway 99 lost control at the 47th East exit area, stated Steven Blanco who witnessed the whole incident. He stated vehicle rolled several times off the freeway, across the on ramp and into the middle of the clover leaf section, ejecting the driver several feet from the vehicle. (more…)
Garden Highway shut down Wednesday afternoon due to fatal crash.
Sacramento, CA | An elderly female was killed in a head-on collision on Garden Highway.
Just before noon Wednesday, an elderly female crossed over the center divider and crashed head-on with a family in another vehicle coming west on Garden Highway near Northgate Blvd per the Sacramento Police Department. (more…)
Sacramento, CA | The driver of a truck turning right onto Starfire Rd off Folsom said the railroad crossing arms had just started to come down as he crossed the tracks and was hit by a RT train.
The driver and his passenger were not injured in the collision that occurred around 10:15 am this morning.
One person on the light rail train was treated for minor injuries and transported to a hospital by Sacramento Metro Fire.
The Ford pickup truck sustained major front-end damage and was towed. The train had moved on and was not at the scene when the pickup was towed.
An investigation is underway.