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Multi-Vehicle Collision on I-80 West Near I-5 North in Sacramento Results in Injuries

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Sacramento, CA (June 19, 2024) – Authorities reported a collision involving four vehicles on westbound I80 near the intersection with I5 North, just to the west of the exchange, on Tuesday, June 18. The incident, which took place in the midst of rush hour traffic at approximately 4:28 PM, resulted in the third lane being obstructed, disrupting the flow of the evening commute.

Emergency response teams were dispatched to the crash site, where injuries were noted. Currently, specifics about the number and severity of the injuries sustained have not been disclosed. Investigations are underway to ascertain the details leading up to the crash.

Officials are working to uncover the chain of events that precipitated the accident and will provide updates as the situation unfolds. The public has been advised to seek alternate routes where possible and to remain patient as emergency services work to clear the incident and restore normal traffic conditions.

Regular updates on the accident will be available as more information is obtained from the authorities. Motorists are reminded to practice safe driving habits, particularly on busy highways, to prevent future collisions and ensure the safety of all road users.

The investigation into the multi-vehicle accident on I80 is ongoing, and authorities are urging anyone with relevant information to come forward to assist with the inquiry.

Source: Local Accident Reports