The driver in a crash that closed a Capital City Freeway ramp at El Camino Avenue on Thursday evening is in critical condition, according to the Sacramento Police Department.
Fire crews extricated the 18-year-old male from his vehicle after 8:15 p.m. Thursday.
The man struck the pole of an onramp metering light.
Three passengers reported to be in their 20s are recovering from non-life-threatening injuries.
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