Pedestrian Airlifted after Crash near Salton Sea [Mecca, CA]
1 Injured in Pedestrian Crash near Salton Sea and Hayes Street
MECCA, CA (December 31, 2019) – A pedestrian suffered injuries in a crash near Salton Sea, Tuesday morning.
According to Cal Fire, the incident happened at about 8:30 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a vehicle struck a pedestrian in a field near Hayes Street and Avenue 71.
Emergency responders airlifted the pedestrian to a hospital with critical injuries. Updates on the victim’s current condition remain undisclosed. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle cooperated with investigators.
Authorities continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Investigators 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. Also, always keep an eye out for pedestrians, cyclists, and motorcyclists.
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