Sacramento, CA | A vehicle veers off the roadway, down an embankment and flips over in a water filled canal, trapping two of the five occupants in the water.

Early Monday morning, a vehicle traveling westbound on west Interstate 80 went off the road and down an embankment just west of Truxel, landing upside down in the canal with water flowing.

Three of the five occupants were able to escape from the vehicle, while two had to be extricated with the water flowing into the vehicle.

CHP stated that some of the occupants were transported to the hospital via paramedics with minor to moderate injuries. CHP also confirmed that alcohol was involved.

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