A motorist died last night on Sunrise Boulevard when her car went out of control and struck a tree.
Rancho Cordova police responded to the accident on Sunrise Boulevard north of Douglas Road about 9:30 p.m. Paramedics were also dispatched.
The driver, who has not been indentified pending notification of family, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A preliminary investigation revealed that her car was northbound on Sunrise Boulevard when it veered toward the right shoulder of the road and struck the curb. The car then abruptly turned toward the center median where it hit a tree.