At Least One Person Hospitalized After Traffic Collision on Interstate 80 near Highway 50 in West Sacramento

West Sacramento Crash
At Least 1 Injured in West Sacramento Crash on I 80

West Sacramento, California (September 18, 2023) – At least one person was hurt in a two-vehicle collision that happened Monday morning in West Sacramento, the California Highway Patrol said.

The wreck took place around 8:47 a.m. on westbound Interstate 8 just east of Highway 50.

A silver Mazda and a white and black Chevrolet Corvette were involved in the accident.

Yolo County firefighters and paramedics responded to the scene.

One person was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. Another person was evaluated at the scene for their injuries.

Authorities are investigating to determine the cause of the accident.

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Lane change crashes are caused by drivers changing traffic lanes, particularly on highways and other high-speed roads where drivers change lanes frequently.

Drivers must be vigilant when changing lanes, use their turn signals, and check their mirrors and blind spots to avoid causing a crash.

Some common causes of lane change accidents include: inadequate signaling, impaired driving, failure to check blind spots, and speeding and aggressive driving.

Determining fault in this type of accident depends on the specific circumstances of the crash, based on the driver who was negligent.

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