Mar 162012

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 16, 2012 — At about 5:30 a.m. today, a man in his 20s was hit by a car on the 4200-block of West Capitol Avenue in West Sacramento. He was taken to a trauma center by ambulance and is reportedly in critical condition after receiving life-threatening injuries. According to the West […]

Feb 022012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 1, 2011 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor An accident in the early hours of Sunday morning left a man hospitalized. At about 1:48 a.m. on Sunday, police responded to the report of a vehicle-versus-pedestrian accident at Sacramento Avenue and Jefferson Boulevard, with the pedestrian still down. “A 22- or […]

Nov 042011
Rail car tips, backs up Jefferson

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 — By St eve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A derailed train car caused a major traffic problem during the lunch hour on Oct. 21, blocking the Jefferson Boulevard/Stone Boulevard intersection and causing a detour and major back-ups. “It wasn’t a rail line issue, it was one particular car,” said Gary Fredericksen, […]

Oct 182011

NEWS-LEDGER – ONLINE OCT 18, 2011 – A 78-year old West Sacramento woman has been sentenced to a year in county jail plus $26,000 in restitution to the family of a woman she killed in a supermarket parking lot accident one morning in 2009. Donna Marie McClure had been found guilty of vehicular manslaughter with […]