Man Killed in Fatal Sacramento Crash on Interstate 80 near El Camino Avenue
Sacramento, California (June 22, 2022) – The California Highway Patrol authorities are investigating a deadly collision that claimed the life of a 79-year-old man from Rocklin on Tuesday afternoon in Sacramento.
As per the CHP officials, the accident happened at about 1:00 p.m. on Interstate 80, just east of West El Camino Avenue.
Authorities sad that five cars collided for reasons still under investigation.
Responding emergency crews confirmed the man dead at the crash site. The deceased’s name is yet to be released, awaiting notification from the family.
Authorities closed some eastbound lanes of I-80 as Caltrans cleared up the area. The roads were re-opened at around 3:20 p.m.
Officials did not believe alcohol or drugs contributed to the fatal crash.
No additional information concerning this incident was provided.
An investigation is ongoing.