On 9/7/2022 around 9 a.m. the Chico Police Department responded to a two-vehicle collision on Park Avenue at Carmichael Drive. Upon arriving, officers found a Sedan had rear-ended a pickup truck.
The driver of the Sedan appeared to be having a medical episode. He was transported to a local area hospital for treatment however he passed away. His identity will not be released until next of kin is notified.
The driver of the second vehicle appeared to be uninjured at the scene.
The roadway was cleared and re-opened to all lanes within an hour.
For any further inquiries please contact the Chico Police Department’s PIO Kelly DeLeon at (530)897- 5812.
Location: Park Avenue at Carmichael Drive
Supervisor: Sgt. T. Lefkowitz
Lieutenant: Lt. T. Tupper
The Chico Police Department is committed to ensuring our community is a safe place to live, work, and recreate within!