5 Injured in Rio Linda Crash on Blacktop Road and Elkhorn Boulevard

Rio Linda Crash
5 Injured in Rio Linda Crash on Blacktop Road and Elkhorn Boulevard

Rio Linda, California (August 15, 2021) – Several People were injured in a multi-vehicle collision in Rio Linda on Sunday, according to authorities.

The incident happened in the area of Blacktop Road and Elkhorn Boulevard.

It’s unclear what caused the wreck.

Authorities said one person was extricated from one of the involved cars.

5 Hurt in Rio Linda Collision on Blacktop Road and Elkhorn Boulevard

Five people were taken to hospital with unspecified injuries.

No further details were released.

The accident is under investigation.

Tips on What to do after a Car Accident in California

  • Always stop and remain at the scene.
  • Check if you or your passengers have been injured. In case someone is hurt, call emergency services or ask someone else to help.
  • Get to safety – If your car is drivable, move it to a safe area. If it’s not, turn your hazard lights on and set up flares.
  • Call 911 to report the accident.
  • Never discuss or admit fault. Instead, wait for a police officer and insurance companies representatives to figure out the fault.
  • Document the accident and exchange information with other drivers.