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Two Injured in Rear-End Collision on Bus 80 Near E Street Onramp in Sacramento

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Sacramento, CA (May 23, 2024) – Early Thursday morning, a major traffic incident unfolded on Business 80 near the E Street on-ramp. At approximately 6:16 AM, authorities received reports of a vehicle collision involving a car that first made contact with the central divide, then continued to strike a tree off the roadway. The impact resulted in the entrapment of both the driver and the passenger within the vehicle.

Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene, and upon arrival, officials had to perform extraction procedures to free the trapped individuals – a male and a female. Subsequent to their liberation from the wreckage, both occupants received immediate medical attention and were then transported to a nearby medical facility for further evaluation and treatment of their injuries.

As of the current update, investigators are thoroughly examining the circumstances surrounding the cause of the collision. Traffic was notably affected during the initial response and investigative efforts, but normal flow has since been restored. The identities, as well as the condition, of the parties involved in the accident have not been released to the public pending notification of next of kin.

The law enforcement officials are urging witnesses and individuals with relevant information to come forward to assist in the ongoing investigation. The authorities hope that additional insights will provide clarity to reconstruct the series of events leading up to the accident. Updates will be provided as more details emerge and are confirmed by the investigating team.

Source: Local Accident Reports