Man Killed, Several People Hurt in Dixon Car Accident on 80 Freeway near Pedrick Road
Dixon, California (May 10, 2022) – A Sacramento man was killed in a Tuesday morning car crash near Dixon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The fatal collision was reported at around 7 a.m. on Interstate 80 Freeway near Pedrick Road.
A pickup truck is reported to have crashed into the back of another pickup truck in unclear circumstances.
The impact of the collision caused the first pickup truck to go out of control and sideswipe a big rig.
A 42-year-old Sacramento man who was driving the first pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
A 28-year-old Sacramento man who was a passenger in the first pickup truck was hospitalized with major injuries.
Four people were inside the pickup truck that was rear-ended and all sustained minor injuries.
Officials are still trying to determine if distracted driving or DUI played a role in the crash.
An investigation into the accident is underway.
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