4 Injured in Head-On Crash on Highway 70 [Butte County, CA]
Four Hospitalized after Head-On Crash on Highway 70 near Pentz Road
BUTTE COUNTY, CA (December 22, 2019) – Four people suffered injuries in a head-on crash on Highway 70, Sunday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 1:00 PM. Due to unknown circumstances, two vehicles collided head-on near Pentz Road.
Emergency responders transported four people, including a 17-year-old passenger, to a hospital with minor to major injuries. Updates on the victims’ current conditions remain undisclosed.
CHP officers continue to investigate the cause of the collision. Investigators believe that speed and weather conditions contributed to the incident. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
It is important to always be alert when behind the wheel of a car, truck, or bus. Stay within the speed limit, and follow the rules of the road to prevent any dangerous accidents. Always keep an eye out for possible road hazards and stay on guard.
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