1 injured as Howe Avenue Elementary lockdown lifted amid reports of shots fired, car accident

One person was injured after Howe Avenue Elementary School was briefly placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon amid reports of shots fired and a car collision in the area, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department.

A call came into the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department at approximately 1:30 p.m. regarding shots fired and a vehicle collision near Howe Avenue and El Camino Avenue. During the incident, a suspect drove the wrong way on Howe Avenue, according to the sheriff’s department.

One person suffered non-life threatening injuries, officials said. The investigation into the incident is ongoing.  

As a precaution, Howe Avenue Elementary School was temporarily on lockdown. It has since been lifted.

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