Why Are There So Many Big Rigs On Watt Avenue?It’s one of the busiest non-highway roads in the Sacramento area with a mix of pedestrians crossing often, stop-and-go traffic and a heavy flow of cars.
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 CountyThe 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.
Copper Thieves Leave Watt Avenue Light Rail Station Walk Dark For MonthsA 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.
Damaged Overhead Light Rail Lines Cause Headache For CommutersLight rail commuters in the Sacramento area were delayed getting to work this morning after a train stalled.
Highway 50, Watt Avenue Project Causing Frustration For DriversThe Sacramento County Department of Transportation added new ramps and stoplights at the Watt Avenue-Highway 50 interchange.
UPDATED: Woman Sexually Assaulted Along Watt Avenue While Walking To WorkOne lane of northbound of Watt Avenue near Business 80 was closed on Thursday morning due to a sexual assault investigation.
UPDATE: Officials Investigating Accident After Car Crashes Through Sound WallWitnesses 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.
Bicyclist Dies In Accident On Watt AvenueA man died early Tuesday morning after falling off a bicycle and being hit by a car, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Deputies Arrest 11 Men In Prostitution Crackdown Along Watt AvenueA sting of a north Sacramento area known for prostitution resulted in 11 men arrested Wednesday for solicitation, the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department said.
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.
UPDATE: 2 Dead, 2 Critical And Driver Arrested After Head-On Crash On Watt AvenueTwo people are dead and a driver is under arrest after a head-on crash on Watt Avenue early Thursday morning.