Watt Avenue

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Watt Avenue Bus Lane Is Finished, So Why Isn’t It Being Used?

Mark Lonergan with Regional Transit says the lane is a first of its kind in the area. The two-mile stretch that travels over Highway 50 toward La Riviera Drive will allow two buses to travel on a single lane in opposite directions through one of the most congested areas of the county.



Roseville Man, Rio Linda Man Die When Motorcycles Hit SUV In Sacramento County

The CHP says a 23-year-old man from Roseville, and a 29-year-old man from Rio Linda were traveling eastbound on motorcycles at more than 80 mph when they slammed into the SUV, which was westbound and making a left-hand turn.


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Copper Thieves Leave Watt Avenue Light Rail Station Walk Dark For Months

A stretch of lights went out in December forcing commuters to walk in the dark. He says he’s talked to light-rail workers since then.


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Damaged Overhead Light Rail Lines Cause Headache For Commuters

Light rail commuters in the Sacramento area were delayed getting to work this morning after a train stalled.


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Highway 50, Watt Avenue Project Causing Frustration For Drivers

The Sacramento County Department of Transportation added new ramps and stoplights at the Watt Avenue-Highway 50 interchange.


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UPDATED: Woman Sexually Assaulted Along Watt Avenue While Walking To Work

One lane of northbound of Watt Avenue near Business 80 was closed on Thursday morning due to a sexual assault investigation.


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UPDATE: Officials Investigating Accident After Car Crashes Through Sound Wall

Witnesses say a woman was traveling at nearly 90 mph in a Jeep Grand Cherokee when she smashed through a wall on Watt Avenue, sending rubble into nearby homes in the 7800 block of Gull Way around 10 a.m. on Wednesday.


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Bicyclist Dies In Accident On Watt Avenue

A man died early Tuesday morning after falling off a bicycle and being hit by a car, according to the California Highway Patrol.


Eleven men were arrested during a Sacramento County Sheriff's sting operation for prostitution along Watt Avenue on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. (source: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Deputies Arrest 11 Men In Prostitution Crackdown Along Watt Avenue

A sting of a north Sacramento area known for prostitution resulted in 11 men arrested Wednesday for solicitation, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said.


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Third Victim Dies From Watt Avenue Head-On Crash

It was a grisly crash that took the lives of two when it happened, now CHP confirms a third has died.


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UPDATE: 2 Dead, 2 Critical And Driver Arrested After Head-On Crash On Watt Avenue

Two people are dead and a driver is under arrest after a head-on crash on Watt Avenue early Thursday morning.


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Four Men Expecting Sex At Watt Avenue Hotel Held Hostage Instead

A strip of Watt Avenue in North Highlands is known for prostitution, but four young men who went there looking for fun instead reportedly found torture and robbery.