Jan 242014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – JAN 24, 2014 A car went into a Southport power pole yesterday afternoon, dropping a live wire to the road and temporarily shutting off traffic. According to Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department, a 19-year old man hit the pole at the intersection of Marshall Road and Otis Avenue […]

Sep 142013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 11, 2013 — A bicyclist hit by a car in rural Southport on August 23 has died of his injuries. The Sacramento County Coroner’s office has identified the victim as West Sacramento’s Kevin Cavanaugh. According to Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department, the accident occurred at about […]

Dec 222012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — DEC 22, 2012 — A Sacramento man died in a car-versus-bicycle accident this morning on West Capitol Avenue in West Sacramento. According to Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department, both the cyclist from Sacramento and the car that struck him were going eastbound along the 2000-block of West Capitol […]

Jun 212012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A Park Boulevard house had an unwelcome intruder on Friday night – a Toyota Rav4, to be specific. Just after 11 p.m., West Sacramento police responded to the home on the 1800-block of Park for the report of a traffic collision. “A […]

Dec 202011
 
Rollover on levee road

  Three West Sacramento fire department units responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident on Dec. 13 near the Four Seasons Marina on Southport’s riverbank. They found a single car, which had left the road and rolled over near the water. Four people were in the vehicle when it crashed, but “surprisingly” — said a fire […]