On July 27, 2023, at approximately 1:30 a.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to Elk Grove Boulevard, between Ginther Drive and Bruceville Road, regarding a single-vehicle collision.
The driver of a blue Dodge truck was driving eastbound in the westbound turn lane of Elk Grove Boulevard when the driver drifted into the center median, colliding with a tree.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and rendered aid. The driver, a 63-year-old woman, however, succumbed to her injuries on the scene.
Based on the investigation, the driver was not wearing a seatbelt, and alcohol was a factor in the collision.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will make identification of the deceased.