Skip to main content

Highway 50 Collision near Business 80 in Sacramento Potentially Injures Motorists

Car accident in Sacramento

Sacramento, CA (May 23, 2024) – A significant traffic disruption occurred on westbound Highway 50 at the interchange with northbound Business 80, following a multi-vehicle collision on Wednesday evening. The incident was reported at approximately 5:55 p.m. and involved four vehicles. The consequent impact of the crash led to the obstruction of the slow lane, prompting California Highway Patrol and medical personnel to swiftly arrive at the site of the accident.

The current status of the drivers and passengers involved has not been disclosed, and the extent of their injuries, if any, remains unknown. The resulting gridlock caused extended traffic delays for motorists attempting to traverse the affected portions of Highway 50.

Investigative efforts are underway to determine the precise cause of the incident, with an emphasis on establishing any contributing factors that led to the sequence of events resulting in the collision. As the inquiry continues, officials are expected to provide updates regarding their findings and any subsequent legal actions that may be taken.

In response to the collision, traffic advisories are in effect, cautioning drivers about potential disruptions in the area. Travelers are advised to seek alternative routes to prevent further congestion and to allow emergency services to manage the situation efficiently. The investigation into the crash is ongoing, and any witness or individuals with relevant information are urged to come forward to aid the authorities.

Source: Local Accident Reports