Tagged: vehicle


Sac City Firefighters extinguish occupied burning vehicle after early morning rollover accident

News_120714_FatalVehicRollover_N_Mav-005.JPGSacramento, 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…)


SacPD investigates attempted bank robbery in the Arden area of Sacramento

Sacramento, CA | Failed bank robbery in the Aden area may be linked to other Northern California bank robberies.

According to the Sacramento Police Department, at approximately 9:45 Friday morning, a subject in a mask and a vest with a star on it attempted to access the Tri Counties Bank, at 1760 Challenge Way, via the back door.

The subject knocked at the back door and when employees checked through the peep hole they became suspicious of the person and alerted authorities. (more…)


Vehicle crashes into home trapping two in the car who were extricated and transported to the hospital.

Sacramento, CA | A vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed crashed into a home on Sutterville Road early Saturday morning.

Early Saturday morning, a SacCityFire Medic unit was responding to a “medical aid” call according to Jonathan Williams, battalion Chief. When the medic unit arrived they found a vehicle into a residential structure with two people trapped. (more…)


Flipped over vehicle lays aside train tracks after a collision with a Sacramento Light Rail Train.

Sacramento, CA | Three people are dead after a vehicle was struck by a Sacramento RT Light Rail Train Saturday evening.

When the female driver of a east bound vehicle went around the railroad crossing arms on 26th Avenue between 24th Street and Franklin Blvd., her car was struck by the south bound RT Train per an on scene witness.  (more…)


Auto theft perp apprehended after foot pursuit

Parkway South, Sacramento, CA | A suspects suspicious activity leads to foot pursuit and capture.

Per CHP Officer David Woodruff, he witnessed an individual stripping tires off of a vehicle. When he attempted to make contact, the subject fled and a foot pursuit ensued. The subject was apprehended a few minutes later without incident Woodruff stated.

Officer David Woodruff tells the story


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Sacramento, CA Vehicle crashes into bedroom where a child had just been sitting. Driver missing. May have been intentional.

Firefighters and California Highway Patrol officers were called to the Azure Park Apartments on Sky Parkway Wednesday evening in South Sacramento for a vehicle into a structure. When they arrived they found a vehicle that had crashed into a bedroom where a child had just been. (more…)


Vehicle hits center divide then gets hit twice on Biz 80 (click image to view more photos of this incident)

Sacramento, CA | A chain reaction of collision sends multiple victims to the hospital in a Wednesday early morning crash.

At 12:30 A.M. Wednesday morning, reports came in to CHP of a vehicle that hit the median. By the time officers, firefighters and paramedics arrived, a total of three collisions had occurred.

Per CHP, initially a white Mitsubishi Monterro was traveling east bound on Business 80, just before the Fulton exit, when it collided into the center divider. Shortly after the vehicle crashed, an oncoming SUV crashed into the Monterro. Finally the Monterro was struck by a tan pickup truck. (more…)

Sacramento, CA | A drive-by shooting in South Sacramento leaves one wounded and area homes pelted with gun fire.


Bullet pierces through door and strikes driver in butt-ox in drive-by shooting.

A drive-by shooting occurred in the 5500 block of Sampson Blvd Tuesday night in the evening. The victim was making a U-Turn in front of his home on Sampson when suspects in a dark colored sedan opened fire on his vehicle with a large caliber weapon, per SacPD spokesman. Several rounds hit the victims vehicle shattering the passenger and drivers side glass. One round went through the passenger side door striking the victim in the buttocks. (more…)