Driver Hospitalized after Truck Accident near 15th Street

SACRAMENTO, CA (March 13, 2023) – Wednesday morning, a fiery crash on Highway 50 left one person with injuries. The incident happened on March 1st, at around 7:40 a.m., in the eastbound lanes of the Freeway near 15th Street. According to reports, a solar company truck crashed into a Tesla, and both vehicles then caught fire. Following the crash, one person was transported to the hospital with minor wounds and it was not confirmed if it was an occupant of the truck or the Tesla. Meanwhile, the collision caused the lanes on the Capital City Freeway to be blocked for 1 hour and 30 minutes before it was reopened. At this time, it was unknown why the truck struck the Tesla. Further investigation is still ongoing. Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.
If you have suffered injuries due to someone’s negligence, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. They understand that car accident injuries can be traumatic. Medical and legal expenses also pile up while you pursue a personal injury claim on your own. Let them handle the legalities of your situation so you can focus on getting back on your feet. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with one of our expert legal professionals free of charge. For more accident news, click here.

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