2-Vehicle Crash on Highway 99 in Sacramento
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, December 27th
December 27, 2018 – A traffic collision occurred on Highway 99 connector ramp to westbound Highway 50, according to the Sacramento Bee.
The accident happened on Thursday around 12:30 p.m.
For reasons still under investigation, two vehicles collided on the northbound lanes of Highway 99. Officials added a third vehicle at the scene required towing, but it is known if it was involved in the initial crash.
At this time, it is still unclear if there were serious injuries in the collision. Detectives handling the case continue to investigate what exactly triggered the mishap.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of all vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
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