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Two Injured in Bus Collision at Power Inn Road and 38th Avenue in Sacramento

Car accident in Sacramento

Sacramento, CA (June 5, 2024) – A significant traffic incident occurred in the state capital on Tuesday morning, where a public transportation bus collided with another vehicle containing rat poison. The accident happened at approximately 8:32 a.m. at the intersection of Power Inn Rd and 38th Ave. Emergency response teams, including the Sacramento Fire Department, arrived at the scene to provide medical care to two individuals who suffered minor injuries from the collision.

The concern escalated when the rat poison from the vehicle involved was spilled onto the street, creating a hazardous situation. Consequently, a specialized hazardous materials crew was dispatched to manage the cleanup process, ensuring that the hazard was contained and that public safety was not compromised. The road remained closed while the cleanup efforts were underway.

In the wake of the incident, authorities launched a full investigation to determine the events leading up to the crash. Although detailed insights into the cause of the accident have yet to be released, the investigation is ongoing. Officials have assured the public that further information will be disclosed as it becomes available.

The incident has raised questions about safety at the intersection and may lead to a review of local traffic operations. In the meantime, motorists are advised to seek alternative routes and to drive with caution when traversing the affected area.

Source: Local Accident Reports